Deputy Mayor, Municipality of Cascais


Miguel Pinto Luz is the current Deputy Mayor of Cascais.

Since 2005 he has held various senior public posts within the Cascais Municipality, and has also served as Director in representation of Cascais Council in the municipal and inter-municipal universe.

He was also Director of the Paula Rego Foundation and Vice-President of the Lisbon Regional Tourism Organisation. Under the XX Constitutional Government of Portugal he held the office of Secretary of State for Infrastructure, Transport
and Communication:

Having graduated in Computers and Electrical Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) in 2000, Miguel Pinto Luz went on to further develop his academic and research career and obtained a Master’s degree in Computer Networks at the same University, where he lectured on various undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses.

In 2012 he completed his MBA at AESE Business School / IESE (University of Navarra) and is currently reading for his PhD at the Rotterdam School of Management – Erasmus University.