Jorge Ribeirinho Machado
Operações e Inovação
Jorge Ribeirinho Machado was born on 28 August 1972 in Porto.
He holds an Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from the Universidade do Porto, a Masters degree in Urban Planning from the Faculties of Architecture and Engineering of the Universidade do Porto and the Executive MBA AESE/IESE.
He worked in the Project Office at Soares da Costa and at Quaternaire Portugal before going to Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of Congo) to manage a development cooperation project.
In 1999, upon returning to Portugal, he was hired to manage urban rehabilitation projects for Porto 2001 – European Capital of Culture.
He has worked at AESE since 2003, and has been in charge of marketing and communication since 2004. He is currently part of the School Management.
He was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Engineering of the Universidade do Porto.
Since 2003, he has been a professor at AESE, where he teaches cases in Operations and Innovation.
His main area of interest is service operations, particularly in the Tourism sector.
He is also interested in studying topics related to territory management, and especially city management.
His hobbies are politics, tennis and puzzles.