António is an Aerospace Engineer which developed a career in the lightweight composite structure industry. This career started in Airbus De as a structural engineer, working in projects like the A400M and the A350XWB. After Airbus, moved to McLaren Racing to work in the F1 program, here with a strong emphasis in advanced composite structures. Left McLaren in 2007, as Deputy Head of Calculation, to develop its own project in Portugal.
OPTIMAL STRUCTURAL SOLUTIONS started in 2008, focused on the development and manufacture of composite structures. At OPTIMAL, António, is one of the shareholders and Director.