Board of Directors

João Carlos Andrade dos Santos


João Carlos Andrade dos Santos

Amélia Silva


Amélia Silva


Henrique Trindade

Scientific Council

The Scientific Council (SC) is composed by all integrated members.

Executive Committee


Berta Gonçalves


Ana Paula Silva

Emília Silva

João Paulo Moura

Fábio Pereira

Ana Coimbra

Isaura Castro

External Advisory Committee

An External Advising Committee with 4 international members of highly recognised status in our scientific fields that meet every other year to assess the progress of the work and give suggestions for improving the quality of our science.

David Lindsay

Formerly Head of Food Research in the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food, Chief Scientist’s Group. London UK. Independent Consultant

United Kingdom

Isabel Pardo Gamundi

University of Vigo

Department of Ecology and Animal Biology


Marco Bindi

University of Florence

Department of Agriculture, Food, Environment and Forestry (DAGRI)


Uta Berger

Technische Universität Dresden

Faculty of Environmental Sciences


Stakeholders Committee

CITAB relies on the advice of a Stakeholders Committee comprising key stakeholders from the private and public sector and meets with the Directorate and ExCo periodically, to assess overall results and activities and lay down guidelines for the future.

António Graça
Member of ADVID - Vine and Wine Cluster

Luís Rochartre Álvares
Director of the Forest Solutions Group at the WBCSD - World Business Council For Sustainable Development

Tiago Silva Pinto
Centro Nacional de Competências para as Alterações Climáticas do Setor Agroflorestal, CNCACSA
e Associação Nacional de Produtores de Milho e Sorgo, ANPROMIS

Carlos Ribeiro
Associação para a Promoção do Desenvolvimento Sustentável

Braz Costa
Centro Tecnológico das Indústrias Têxtil e do Vestuário de Portugal CITEVE and Centro de Nanotecnologia e Materiais Técnicos Funcionais e Inteligentes CENTI

Gonçalo Andrade
Portugal Fresh

Francisco Pavão
Associação de Proteção Integrada de Trás os Montes e Alto Douro (APPITAD)

Management & Communication Office

Daniel Faiões

Lígia Pinto

Daniel Faiões

Lídia Nóbrega

Sandra Matos

Sandra Matos

Daniel Faiões

Daniel Faiões