CEO of Mota-Engil Africa, part of Mota-Engil Group, leader in Portugal with a consolidated position in the ranks of the 30 largest European construction groups, with presence in 28 countries in Europe, Africa and Latin America, with holdings in over 200 companies. Africa is a natural market for the Mota-Engil Group due to its long-standing and acknowledged experience which began in Angola in 1946. Involved in infrastructure projects in areas as varied as Transport and Logistics, Energy, Oil & Gas, Mining and the Environment, the Group has a leading position in markets such as Mozambique and Malawi. Manuel Mota was a contributor on the panel “How Infrastructure and Resource Sharing Will Create A “Multiplier Effect”?” of the 1st edition of the EurAfrican Forum 2018. During this 1st edition, Manuel Mota’s company Mota Engil entered with a joint venture with Shoreline Group for the Nigerian market.