His passion for technology started back in high-school and his background includes a bachelor in Computer Science and a project regarding smart energy metering and different location techniques. The academic path lead him to complete a Master degree in Informatics Engineering at University of Madeira, where he worked in BeanStalk project from M-ITI, resulting in a final dissertation entitled Human Mobility Tracking through Passive WiFi – A case study of Madeira Island

After that, the opportunity to work in an european project arose, and he worked over a year in CiViTAS Destinations, in the context of Smart sensing and user generated content to improve planning and mobility services
With the aim of always improving oneself, he is currently pursuing a PhD in computer science at Técnico, where he is striving to advance his knowledge to produce better research results in the future.

In his spare time, he is a movie lover and an automotive enthusiast