Joao Vieira

CARRIS - Companhia Carris de Ferro de Lisboa E.M., S.A. Director for Strategy and Innovation
Portugal

João Vieira is director for strategy and innovation at CARRIS since 2017. In that role he is involved in R&D activities and pilot-projects across several areas, covering issues from digital transformation to testing of new technologies. He’s also responsible for operational safety and has led the development of CARRIS environmental strategy for 2030. Previously to join CARRIS João worked as a transport consultant and was President of T&E, the European Federation for Transport and Environment, Europe’s most influential environmental lobby group working on issues such as emission standards or emissions trading schemes in transport. João has a degree in environmental engineering, a master in transports and a MBA.