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José Soares dos Santos

Member of the Board of Directors

José Soares dos Santos

  • Member of the Committee on Corporate Governance and Corporate Responsibility

José Soares dos Santos was born in 1962.

He has a degree in Biology from the University of Lisbon and began his career in September 1985, at SVEA LAB AB (Salmon Farming Site - Sweden), after followed by URL Colworth (Animal Feeds Research Programme - United Kingdom) from March 1987 to June 1988.

He then began working in Human Resources for FimaVG. His career continued at FimaVG where he became Product Manager in January 1990. In August 1992, he joined BROOKE BOND FOODS (UK) as Product Manager, becoming a Senior Brand Manager in November of that year.

From 1995 to 2001, he was a Director of Jerónimo Martins, SGPS, S.A., representing the Group on the Board of the joint venture with Unilever for manufacturing companies. Over the same period, he was also head of VMPS, for Jerónimo Martins Distribution of Consumer products and Cathedral Supermarkets.

From April 2004 to April  2010  he was a Member of the Executive Board of Jerónimo Martins and head of Manufacturing and Marketing and Representation Services.

He is currently still responsible for the same areas and is a member of the Board of Directors and the Committee on Corporate Governance and Corporate Responsibility.