Minister of Planning and Infrastructure
Pedro Marques was born in Lisbon, in 1976.
He is graduate in Economy (1997) and Master in International Economy (2001).
He was member of the Executive Commission of Capgemini Portugal, and - since October 2014 – he was responsible for the Commercial Department, Information System Development Department, and Senior Management Consultant for Planning Projects and Financing of Territorial Development and Companies’ Redesign.
He was member of the Assembly of Republic and vice-president of the Parliamentary Group of Socialist Party between June 2011 and October 2014.
He was Secretary of State of Social Security between March 2005 and June 2011.
He was Councilor of Montijo City Hall from January 2002 to February 2005, where he was responsible for health, social development, social housing, youth, planning and economic development.
He was advisor of the Minister of Labor and Social Security and Secretary of State of Social Security from January 2001 to March 2002.
He was member of the work group that studied the aging population issue and the sustainability of public finances.
He was Senior Consultant of CISED Consulters from August 1999 to December 2000.
He was member of the technical support group of urban renewal, integrated into the European Program QCAII, between August 1997 and July 1999.