Mr. Mathias is primarily involved in furthering the European franchise with a focus on Portuguese relationships. Mr. Mathias currently serves as President of the Fiscal Council of Tagus – Sociedade de Titularização de Crédito, member of the board of directors of Swipe News, Advisor to Brightgate Capital, and member of the board of directors of Abypay.
From 2013 to 2015, he served as Secretary of State of Economy as a Member of the XIX Constitutional Government of Portugal. Mr. Mathias founded Dunas Capital, an independent asset manager in 2010, which he sold in 2015. Prior to this, Mr. Mathias was a Managing Director at Schroders for ten years, where he held various positions covering both Spain and Portugal, served on the European Investment and Savings Product Development committee and served as a member of the board of directors of Schroders’ Alternative Funds in Luxembourg. He began his career at Banco Espirito Santo focused on Debt and Derivative investments.
Mr. Mathias received a BA in Business Administration and International Finance and Marketing from American University in 1988.