President of Vodafone Portugal

António Carrapatoso, president of Vodafone Portugal since 1991 and member of the CEO Council of Vodafone Group for Europe, is graduated in Business Administration by the Catholic University of Lisbon. Before Vodafone, he was member of the Board of several companies, such as Banco Essi, Colgate-Palmolive, Nutasa – CUF Sanders, Sonadel and Quimigal.
He was teaching assistant at the Catholic University between 1980 and 1988 and a member of the Directing Council of the Project “To increase Portugal’s Competitiveness”, under Michael Porter’s coordination, from 1993-94. During seven years, between 1995 and 2001, he was president of Apritel – Telecomunications’ Private Operators Association, as well.