Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party
Deputy, Assembly of the Republic, since 1983. Member, Parliamentary Committee on Economy, Finance and Planning, since 1983. Member. Parliamentary Committee on European Affairs, since 1983.
Member, Directive Council. Interparliamentary Union, since 1983. Vice President, Social Democratic Party Parliamentary Group, 1985-1986.
President, Admin. Council, Assembly of the Republic, since 1988. Member, Studies Department, Social Democratic Party. Assistant lecturer, Oporto University, 1960-1961.
Company Director, 1960-1976. Consultant. Ministry of Public Works and Northern Region Coordinating Committee, 1973-1978. Valuer, Crédito Predial Portugués (building society).
Coordinator, Technical Nucleus of Intervention in the Machinery and Tools Industry, 1976-1977. Technical Adviser, Basic Sanitation Company (public company), Oporto, 1976-1977. Vice-President of the Board, Institute to Support Small and Medium-sized Industries, 83.
Member, Director’s Committee, Engineering Society.