Alexandre Dias da Cunha
Alexandre Dias da Cunha
Assistant Professor (Adjunct)
Management and Organizations
Data Science Knowledge Center
Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

At NovaSBE, Alexandreteaches Family Business and Small Business Management in the Masters programs.He is the leader of the school's Family Business Initiative and the academicdirector of “Managing the Family Business”, a four-day executive program forfamilies in business.

Alexandreis senior advisor and associate partner at Cambridge Advisors to FamilyEnterprise, a specialized international advisory firm serving familyenterprises.

Since 2001,he has served as a board member of Companhia do Pipeline, a Mozambican companyoperating in downstream oil and gas. He is also the CFO of Vumba, the familyoffice for the da Cunha family.

Alexandrestarted his professional career in 1988 as a consultant with McKinsey and Co inIberia, where he was an active member of the consumer goods and retailingpractice. He went on to work for Pão de Açúcar, a diversified, family-ownedretailer with operations in Iberia, holding various positions including privatelabel manager and general manager for the group's discount chain. In 1997, as a3rd generation family member, Alexandre joined his family’s businessactivities, where he held several positions in various companies. 

1988 - Degree in Business - Universidade Católica de Lisboa

1991 - MBA - INSEAD

Family Firms

  • Cunha, Miguel Pina e, Rego, Arménio, Cunha, Alexandre Dias da, Fernandes, Filipe S. (2017). Como liderar empresas familiares: aprenda a usar a força (e a defender-se do lado negro) dos negócios de família. Lua de Papel.