Member of the Board of Directors: Energy, Environment & Industry and Transportation
Efacec Power Solutions
Fernando Vaz has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Porto (FEUP). Among several degrees and specializations, are highlighted the postgraduate degrees in Industrial Management by INEGI, International Markets Management by the Oporto Entrepreneur Institute, Business Management by the Institute of Financial and Tax Studies (IESF) and Management, by Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics. Internationally, he is specialized in Supply Chain Effectiveness by MCE Brussels and participated in the Program for Management Development at IESE Madrid, among many others.
He was a visiting lecturer at the Executive MBA, at IESF, in the Production and Logistics Strategies module, and professor at the Business Association of Portugal, in the Management courses, between 1985 and 2000.
Fernando Vaz started his professional activity at Efacec in 1983, as Industrial Engineering Manager. Later, he assumed the position of Production Manager. Through his career at Efacec, Fernando has taken over the General Management of several business areas: Medium-Voltage Equipment, Automation, Renewables and Transformers. He also held management positions in Corporate areas, namely as Director of Purchasing and Supply Chain and Director of Business Development & Strategic Marketing.
Fernando Vaz is now a Member of Board Executive Committee of Efacec Power Solutions.