CEO and Member of the Board of Directors
Soares dos Santos was born in 1960.
He began his professional career in 1983 in the Operations
Department of Pingo Doce. In 1985, he worked in the Sales and
Marketing areas for Iglo/Olá and in 1990 he joined Recheio, where
he took over as Director of Operations. In 1995, he was appointed
Managing Director of Recheio and elected as Director of Jerónimo
Martins, SGPS, S.A.
He became head of Operations in Poland and Brazil in 1999 and in
2001 took over the Group's Distribution area. He was a member of
the Executive Board of Jerónimo Martins and responsible for
Distribution until 2009.
He is currently CEO and Member of the Board of Directors.