Paulo Macedo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Paulo Macedo
Minister of Health
In office
21 June 2011 – 30 October 2015
President Aníbal Cavaco Silva
Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho
Preceded by Ana Jorge
Succeeded by Fernando Leal da Costa
Personal details
Born Paulo José Ribeiro Moita de Macedo
(1963-07-14) 14 July 1963 (age 53)
Lisbon, Portugal
Nationality Portuguese
Political party Independent
Spouse(s) Filomena Maria Cambraia dos Santos
Alma mater Technical University of Lisbon

Paulo Macedo a Portuguese business manager and former politician. He was the Portuguese Health Minister from 2011 to 2015 in the government led by Pedro Passos Coelho.[1]


Paulo Macedo was born on 14 July 1963. He graduated in Business Organisation and Management from the Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG), Technical University of Lisbon (1986), and completed the Advanced Business Management Programme at AESE Business School, Lisbon (2001).

He was Vice-Chairman of the Banco Comercial Português (BCP) Executive Board of Directors (2008–2011), and non executive Vice-Chairman of several companies in the BCP Group (April–June 2011). He was also a Member of the Supervisory Board of Bank Millennium (Poland) (2008–2011) and a Member of the Supervisory Board of Euronext (2010–2011).After serving as Director-General of Taxation and Chairman of the Tax Administration Board (2004–2007), he returned to the Banco Comercial Português. He is also a former Member of the Executive Board of Seguros e Pensões (2003–2004), of the Board of Directors of Médis, Companhia Portuguesa de Seguros de Saúde, SA (2001–2004), of the Board of Directors of Interbanco (2000–2001) and of the Board of Directors of Comercial Leasing (1998–2000).


  1. ^ "Ministério da Saúde" (in Portuguese). Governo de Portugal. Retrieved 2011-08-19.