Duarte Paulo Teixeira de Azevedo is a Portuguese businessperson who has been at the head of 23 different companies.
He holds the position of Chairman for Sonae Sierra SGPS SA, Chairman at Sonae Arauco SA, Chairman for Sonae MC SGPS SA, Chairman of Sonae MC-Modelo Continente SGPS SA (a subsidiary of Sonae MC SGPS SA), Chairman for Sonae Arauco South Africa (Pty) Ltd., Member of European Round Table of Industrialists, Executive Chairman for Sonae SGPS SA, Chairman at Sonae Capital, SGPS, SA, Non-Executive Chairman for Sonae Indústria SGPS SA, Chairman of Migracom SGPS SA, Chairman of Sonae Center Servicos II SA and Chairman for Sonae Capital SGPS SA (Private Equity). Duarte Paulo Teixeira de Azevedo is also on the board of Efanor Investimentos SGPS SA, Imparfin SGPS SA and Portuguese Entrepreneurship Association and Member of Consejo Iberoamericano Para La Productividad Y La Competitivid.
In the past he was Chairman-Supervisory Board of Publico SA, Chairman for Tafisa, Chairman-Supervisory Board of PÚBLICO Comunicação Social SA, President of Apritel Association of Telecommunication Operators, Analyst-New Investments at Sonae Tecnologias De Informação SA, Member of Casa da Música, Member of Associação Portuguesa de Gestão e Engenharia Industrial, Chairman of Sonaecom SGPS SA, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Sonae Arauco Deutschland GmbH, Chief Executive Officer at Optimus Telecomunicações SA, Chairman at Sonaerp-Retailed Properties SA, Chairman of Sonae Specialized Retail SGPS SA, Chairman for MDS SGPS SA, Chairman of Sonaegest Investment Funds Management Co. SA, Chief Executive Officer at NOS Comunicações SA, Executive Director-Merchandising, IT & Marketing at Modelo Continente Hipermercados SA and Chairman for the University of Porto.
Duarte Paulo Teixeira de Azevedo received an undergraduate degree from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and an MBA from Porto Business School.