Sara Galvão Soares
Head of Legal & Corporate Affairs
Sara Galvão Soares is the Head of Legal and Corporate Affairs at Wiimer.
She is admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association and has been working as a full service lawyer for over ten years.
Sara's background in top-tier law firms has allowed her to work across the board in terms of industry sectors, notably cloud computing, mobile marketing, banking, pharmaceutical, automotive, energy and retail. Her experience includes assisting major companies in setting-up, developing and/or restructuring their businesses in Portugal, advising business managers on regulatory and compliance matters, conducting legal due diligence, providing legal support to private equity/venture capital funds and corporate housekeeping for high-profile clients.
Sara holds a five-year Law degree from the University of Lisbon School of Law, a Postgraduate degree on Commercial Law from the Católica Global School of Law and more recently, being aware of the challenges brought about by the digital economy - and with a keen interest in AI, smart contracts, big data and IoT - she completed Postgraduate studies on E-Commerce.