Executive Director (COO)
Pedro Carmona de Oliveira Ricardo was born in Lisbon, Portugal, and is 52 years old. He has been a member of Galp’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee since April 2015, and is responsible for the Gas&Power business unit.
He joined Transgás, the company that introduced natural gas to Portugal, in 1994, where he was the head of natural gas Procurement and Sales. In 1998 he was appointed Executive Director of Transgás, responsible for supplies, engineering and operation and maintenance.
Between 2002 and 2005 he was executive director of GDP Distribuição, Galp group’s sub-holding company in the gas distribution sector, and executive director of some of the natural gas distribution companies.
Pedro Ricardo holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico in Lisbon and holds an MBA from Universidade Nova de Lisboa.