Professional experience : One of the founders of ACE and representative in Spain as well as Portugal and Brazil. HR and talent management consultant, coach-mentor, conference presenter, published author.
Background:. He brings to his clients a vast experience in the fields of management, change management and recruitment. Previously he has worked has General Manager and board member of retail and construction companies. He has lectured on MBA and post-graduation courses provided by Portuguese and European Universities. He took part in the “Steering Committee” on various European projects financed by the European Union connected with the development of human resources
Organisation: General Manager of OptimHom, Portugal. A talent Management consultancy whose clients include medium and large-scale companies, such as Portugal Telecom, the Bank of Portugal, Roche Farmacêutica e Diagnostica, Hotéis Íbis and Novotel and also global companies that include Nokia (Finland), Carl Zeiss (Germany), Schaeffler, AGEAS and the Accor Group (France)
Qualifications: Degree in Psychology and attended the MBA Program from Sussex University. Fluent in Spanish, as well as English, Hélio is ACE’s. Hélio is also proficient in French and Italian
Publications and conferences: Co-author of the book “Assessment and Development in Europe: adding value to individuals and organizations” , McGraw Hill, Training Series, 1995. Managing local authorities, Catholica University Press, 2017. Conference speaker on themes connected with the Euromanager concept.