Gonçalo focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions and private equity. He has experience in handling cross-border energy, infrastructure and natural resources deals involving the US and UK.
He worked for the law firm Simpson, Thacher & Barlett in London and New York, and was a partner at Cardigos e Associados in Lisbon, responsible for the M&A group of the firm. Joined Demarest from Vale SA, where he was in charge of M&A, joint ventures and global exploration projects.
He earned an LLM from the Duke University and obtained his LLB from University of Lisbon School of Law, being qualified to practise in Portugal.