Carlos Carreiras

Carlos Carreiras is the Mayor of Cascais and President of the General Council of the National Association of Portuguese Municipalities.

He was president of Francisco Sá Carneiro Institute until March 2013.

Completed the Accounting and Administration Institute of Lisbon in 1987 and his professional activity took place in South America, Africa and Europe in companies in the hospitality sector and great consumption until 2005. That’s when he felt the call of municipal policy.
JSD founder and national leader of the PSD, Carlos Carreiras is an advocate for public policies geared towards entrepreneurship and promoting talent.

Optimistic activist and a strong believer in the potential of Portugal, Carlos Carreiras was the promoter of the video “What the Finns need to know about Portugal”, one of the biggest viral hits of 2011.

Apart from political and municipal activity, Carlos Carreiras signs all Wednesdays the column “Com Vista para o Atlântico” in the “i” newspaper.