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Antonio CAPUCHO

Vice-President of the European Parliament

Antonio CAPUCHO, Portuguese Vice-President of the European Parliament.

Background

CAPUCHO, Antonio was born on January 3, 1945 in Lisbon, Portugal. Parents: Antonio F.M. Capucho and Maria Teresa D’Orey Capucho.

Education

Master of Business Administration. Spoken languages: Portuguese, French, Spanish, English.

Career

Secretary General, Social Democratic Party, 1978-1984. Member, Portuguese parliament, since 1981, Minister for the Environment, 1983-1984. President, Social Democratic Party Parliamentary Group, 1984-1987.

Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, 1987-1989. Member of the European Parliament, since 1989. Vice President, European Parliament, since 1989.

Vice Chairman, LDR (Liberal Democratic and Reformist) Group, since 1989. Member, Political Affairs Group, since 1989. Substitute, Institutional Affairs Committee, since 1989.

Substitute, Rules of Procedure, Verification of Credentials and Immunities Committee, since 1989. Business administration.

Religion

Catholic.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Foreign affairs, environment.

Connections

Spouse Maria Madalena Salema D’Orey Capucho (née Salema), 1967. Children: Antonio DIOgo, Monica.