She started her professional career at Nestlé Portugal, where she was Secretary of the General Management and, at the same time, responsible for the Public Relations department. He then joined Digital Equipment Portugal, an American multinational in the area of Information Technologies, in the area of HR management. In addition to the activity carried out in Portugal, he was for two years responsible for HR in a business unit of the Spanish subsidiary. She was appointed HR Director for Portugal and in 1998 led the whole merger process with Compaq and was Director of Research at EgonZehnder. Having always supported various NGOs throughout his career, he is a member of the CDI Portugal Supervisory Board.