Pedro Siza Vieira

Pedro Siza Vieira (born 14 July 1964)[3] is a Portuguese lawyer and politician who has served as Deputy Minister since 21 October 2017[2] and Minister of Economy since 15 October 2018 in the government of Prime Minister António Costa.[4][1]

Pedro Siza Vieira
Minister of Economy
Assumed office
15 October 2018
Prime MinisterAntónio Costa
Preceded byManuel Caldeira Cabral[1]
Deputy Minister
In office
21 October 2017  present
Prime MinisterAntónio Costa
Preceded byEduardo Cabrita[2]
Personal details
Born (1964-07-14) 14 July 1964
Alma materUniversity of Lisbon

Siza Vieira has a law degree from the University of Lisbon.[3] He joined the government in 2017 from the law firm Linklaters.[5] As a lawyer, he was a partner at Morais Leitão, J. Galvão Teles e Associados and a partner at Linklaters between 2002 and 2017, and as served as the Managing Partner of the firm’s Lisbon office between 2006 and 2016.[6]

References

  1. Bugge, Axel (14 October 2018). "Portugal's premier reshuffles cabinet, appoints new economy minister". Reuters. Retrieved 17 January 2019.
  2. "Eduardo Cabrita será o novo ministro da Administração Interna". Dinheiro Vivo (in Portuguese). 18 October 2017. Retrieved 17 January 2019.
  3. "Pedro Siza Vieira". portugal.gov.pt (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 17 January 2019. Retrieved 17 January 2019.
  4. Axel Bugge (October 14, 2018), Portugal's premier reshuffles cabinet, appoints new economy minister Reuters.
  5. Axel Bugge (October 14, 2018), Portugal's premier reshuffles cabinet, appoints new economy minister Reuters.
  6. Minister in the Cabinet of the Prime Minister and of Economy: Pedro Siza Vieira Government of Portugal.


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