Rafael joined Portugal Ventures’ Portfolio Department in 2016, where he helped portfolio companies with fundraising and attracting international investment. At the time, Rafael was in charge of managing business interests in San Francisco, alongside a local partner. He has a particular interest in the eCommerce, consumer internet and enterprise software sectors. Rafael graduated from Católica University with a Master’s in Finance and has an Executive Education diploma from Cambridge Judge Business School. Today, Rafael is part of the Tourism business unit.