André Cabral is the new country manager of our member Philips
Change in the leadership of the Health Systems Sector and Country Management of Philips Portuguesa S.A.
From the 1st of June 2021, our Board member and country manager Portugal, Gabriel Arianes Ortiz, took on a new European responsibility within Philips.
Having joined Philips Ibérica in 2002, he has held several positions, both technical and in management, in various areas such as Marketing, Customer Support, Services and Operations, Sales, and Management.
In Portugal, Gabriel held the responsibility of Country Manager and leadership of the Health Systems sector since 2019, having reconfirmed his already
known high level of commitment and excellence, exceptional human quality, and proven competence.
As a result, it is with great pleasure that we inform you that André Cabral was nominated to assume the responsibilities of Country Manager Portugal and the leadership of the Health Systems business. André has a solid trajectory of over 15 years at Philips - in positions of growing responsibility, in Sales and Marketing, and in the different company's business areas. First as Commercial Director for Spain and Portugal in the Lighting consumption area; later as Commercial Director of Consumer Lifestyle for Portugal; and, afterward and until his current and final responsibility, as Head of Marketing at Philips Ibérica, where he contributed to the development of the different businesses of Philips, both in Portugal and in Spain. André always demonstrated a high level of responsibility and total commitment, even as a high capacity of results orientation and experience in leading teams, which will help him certainly to do an excellent job within this new responsibility.