José Manuel Carrilho is the CEO of Caixa Capital, overseeing Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Fund of Funds investments. He is also a Member of the Board of Directors at CaixaBI – Banco de Investimento and in several companies of different business areas, as well as an Advisory Board Member in a number of PE funds.
With more than 20 years of experience in private equity and a diversified background, he has launched numerous investment funds and direct investments across several sectors. Prior to his venture capital and private equity activity, he devoted a great part of his career to the valuation of investment projects, as well as the implementation of public policies fostering the support and development of SMEs. He was previously CEO at PME Capital and PME Investimentos.
He has a degree in Finance from ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics and Management, having been Lecturer in several Portuguese Universities.