António Luís Guerra Nunes Mexia

António Mexia

António Luís Guerra Nunes Mexia is the CEO of Energias de Portugal (EDP) and President of the Business Council for Sustainable Development in Portugal (part of the WBCSD regional network). Born in 1957 in Lisbon, he received a degree in Economics from the University of Geneva, Switzerland. Mr Guerra Nunes Mexia entered the Gas sector as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gás de Portugal and Transgás. In 2000 he joined Galp Energia as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors and became Executive Chairman of the company in 2001. In 2004 Mr Guerra Nunes Mexia was appointed Minister of Public Works, Transport and Communication of the Portuguese Government. In 2013 he received the Honoris Causa Graduation from “Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão” (ISEG) and in 2014 he was honored by the President of the Portuguese Republic with the “Grã-Cruz da Ordem do Mérito Empresarial”.