PhD in Accounting from Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL). Master in Accounting and Auditing from Universidade Aberta. Post graduate in Taxation (1999) from Instituto Superior de Gestão (ISG). Graduated in Management (1998) from the Superior Institute of Economics and Management (ISEG-UL).

Lecturer in undergraduate and master's degrees. He has been responsible for curricular units in his area of ​​research and professional practice, namely, financial auditing, accounting and financial reporting, management control and taxation.

Assistant Professor and coordinator of the degree in Management of the Autonomous University of Lisbon.

He is also active in the area of ​​financial auditing since 2004. He was technical consultant for accounting and financial matters of the Portuguese Institute of Certified Accountants (OCC).

He has published in his areas of research, having been awarded by some of the works carried out in co-authorship. In this context, he was awarded the first prize, ex aequo, for research in accounting 'Professor Doutor Rogério Fernandes Ferreira' (2014) and the first prize for research in accounting 'Dr. Luiz Chaves de Almeida '(2001).

He currently serves as a member of the editorial board of the magazine Revisores & Auditores from de Portuguese Institute of Certified Auditores (OROC).