Pedro Carvalho

Strategy & Business Development Director, Effisus

Pedro Carvalho is Effisus’ head of Strategy and Business Development department, supporting the business with his skill set and his experience in the international building construction industry. His career evolved from sales, product research and development, business development, and ultimately business strategy. His current focus is to leverage the UK and Middle East business for Effisus.

Since early in his career has been working with and for the five continents and himself lived in different countries around Europe and lately in the USA before returning to Portugal where is currently based.

Pedro supplemented his twenty-year professional experience in the civil engineering field and his Economics background from Lund University in Sweden, with Positive Psychology from Pennsylvania Universty in the USA.

He is committed to develop processes and business models that generate added value to all stakeholders, with a clear vision and strategy founded in innovation, differentiation, added value solutions and an outstanding customer experience along the process.

Pedro’s presentation in Manchester this year will cover the element of Fire and its challenges when it comes to building facades, as well the technology breakthrough with the Effisus FR Breather Membrane, the one and only A2 Class weatherproofing membrane.