José Luís Gaspar is Mayor of Amarante since 2013 (two mandates). Between january 2016 and december 2017, he was president of the Association of Municipalities of Alto Tâmega, and vice-president of the Intermunicipal Community of Tâmega e Sousa. He was town councillor (not permanent) in the Municipality of Amarante from 2001 to 2013. He joined the Business Association of Amarante in 1996 and occupied several positions, the last one as administrator until 2012. He founded the consultancy and training firm, Consultâmega, in 1996. Between 2002 and 2005, he was part of the executive board of Hospital S. Gonçalo. He has a degree in Management from the Lusiada University and a post graduate qualification in International Financial Management.
José Luís Gaspar is panelist at the Openning Session of the LEADER/CLLD 2019 Conference