Speakers

Miguel Casaca

Paulo Miguel Coimbra Casaca is the President of the Board of Administration at the Municipality’s Company Cascais Próxima.

With a degree in Political Science, throughout his career he had several professional roles, namely in team management, planning of treatment programmes, therapies and specialised training, all in the area of Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Addiction.

Between 2002 and 2009 he held management and advisory roles in Câmara Municipal de Cascais (Cascais Town Hall). In 2009, and for eight years, he was an Administrator at Cascais Próxima, with many responsibilities such as management of finances, human resources, acquisitions, intervention brigades, mobility and legal matters. He was also an Administrator at the Agency Cascais Energia. Between 2018 and 2019 he led the Directorate of Management and Territorial Intervention, mainly in the area of urban and economic licensing, intervention and management of the territory.

Nowadays, as President of the Board of Administration at Cascais Próxima, he is responsible for the Mobility Department, which is all about MobiCascais: the integrated mobility management system of Cascais. He is also responsible for other departments such as urban regeneration, cleaning, road offenses, client management and marketing, communications and image.