Board of Directors
Mr. Joao Felix Da Silva
Mr. Joao Felix Da Silva aged about 59 years, holds a Master’s degree in electronics from the Institut Supérieur Industriel du Hainaut (Belgium), a Master’s degree in electromechanical engineering from the Institut Supérieur des Ingénieurs Techniciens de Charleroi (Belgium) and a Master’s degree in Management from the Ecole de Perfectionnement au Management (Belgium).

Mr. Felix Da Silva has over 35 years of experience in the steel industry, where he held leadership positions in maintenance, production, customer service, quality, and plant management both in upstream and downstream facilities, in Belgium and in France. In his last position, he was CEO of ArcelorMittal Méditerranée and member of Management Committee of Business Division Southwest.

He is currently an Adviser for the Portuguese Presidency, and has been a member of several Boards of Directors, such as the Banque de France and the Marseille Harbour. He joined the CMI Group on August 1, 2016, to take on the Presidency of CMI Industry, in order to lead the evolution of the sector. He will provide the teams of CMI Industry with his market knowledge and his managerial experience.