José is a Principal at the Lower Mid-Market team of the EIF and has a particular focus on Central and Eastern European markets. He invests in equity and hybrid debt/equity funds across Europe and represents the EIF in a number of Advisory Boards.
He joined the EIF in 2010 as Resident Representative / Office Head in Madrid and managed different fund-of-funds initiatives dedicated to Iberia, such as Neotec Capital Riesgo, EAF Spain and PVCi. Before joining the EIF, José worked in London as an Associate at Lehman Brothers and later at Nomura International. Prior to that, he held different engineering roles in Portugal.