Luís Mendes has a post-graduate degree in Taxation from the Lusíada University of Lisbon. Law degree from Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. Degree in Management and Companies from the Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração de Lisboa. Mendes also holds a master’s degree in Company Law, from ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). He was a member of The OCC Portuguese Chartered Accountants Association Quality Control teams up to 2018. Currently, he is a member of the Board of Trustees of Codifinança, Administrator at Finibanco Angola, a member of the Audit Board of Unitransfer Casa de Câmbios, SA and President of the Audit Board of CDI Portugal.