Mário Azevedo Ferreira is currently CEO of CS Hotels, Golf & Resorts, a Portuguese hotel group of 11 hotels, 3 golf courses and a few more hotels and real estate projects under development. This company is about to implement a rebranding operation, changing its brand to NAU Hotels & Resorts.
Graduated in business administration by the Tourism and Hospitality Centre International de Glion, Switzerland and a Master in Financial Management and Tourism Marketing, Mário Azevedo Ferreira held various positions in the tourism industry as well as Director of the Portuguese Trade and Tourism Office in Milan, London, The Hague and Paris. More recently he created the PortugalRes project in Lisbon, an e-commerce platform B2B and B2C, which he left to take over current position in 2013.
Mário Azevedo Ferreira is a member of The Glion Industry Pannel and has received the insignia of Officer of the Order of Merit of the French Republic. The distinction is due to the work he has done in favor of economic relations between the two countries.