Secretary of the State of Industry
Bio: Ana Teresa Lehmann is an Associate Teacher of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Porto and a Head of International Business at Porto Business School. Has three postgraduates, two in the fields of public politics connected with industrial development, in Italy and in France, and another one in International Relations by New York University.Visiting lecturer in several universities in the US and Europe, and member of social entities of several companies and foundations. Expert in Direct Foreign Investment, Internationalization of Companies and Public Policies, as well as to Innovation, Entrepreneurship and to the development of Industries and Clusters, has been involved with the foundation of the Portuguese Investment Agency, as a consultant to the Chairman and the Executive Committee.President of the European International Business Academy (2010) Ana Teresa Lehmann developed a career in consulting with big international organizations (OCDE, UNCTAD, European Commission, amongst many others) and several Governments and Heads of State, having worked in five continents in the 22 years. Guest speaker in expert meetings and international conferences, she has received several awards of scientific merit and career recognition, and has collaborated with various think tanks and other international organizations.