Isabel Dos Santos, who is one of the richest businesswomen in Africa, plans to say in Portugal for her investments in the country, according to her Portugal “right-hand man” Mario Leida da Silva. The Angolan businesswoman, who is also known as one of the shareholders of Unitel, plans to invest and create long-term stability, da Silva added.

 

Mario Leida da Silva, the business manager of Isabel Dos Santos in Portugal dismissed any scenario which suggests that the Angolan businesswoman will be leaving Galp Energia and EFACEC Power Solutions. Speaking in Negócios, Da Silva further added that Dos Santos and her investments show a long-term perspective. Da Silva also reassured that Dos Santos and her investments are looking at the long-term direction in which their main goal is to create stability, value, as well as jobs for qualified people. The interview Negócios happened last February 7, Thursday, at the end of European Commissioner Carlos Moedas visit to EFACEC. More information at msn.com

 

Da Silva also declined to answer about ENDE (Empresa Nacional de Distribucao de Electricidad) and its departure from the EPACEC, as per the request of Angola’s president. He asked for the question to be asked to the ENDE. Isabel Dos Santos is currently the one who controls the company Winterfell, in which ENDE has 15% share, as well as holdings for about 75% of EFACEC’s capital. Da Silva, who is also the chairman of EFACEC and the representative of Winterfell also revealed Negócios that shareholders are satisfied by the company’s success.

 

Isabel Dos Santos started working at EFACEC at the end of 2015 when the company has over 90 million Euros of losses. Dos Santos managed to make the company achieve a comeback. In 2017, the company was recorded at 431.7 million Euros. Their performance last year will be revealed this month, according to CEO Angelo Ramalho.

 

Known as one of the most influential Angolan entrepreneurs, and one of the most influential women in Africa, Isabel Dos Santos has seen success in different fields. She held a lot of management-level positions during her career that spans in 20 years and counting. Dos Santos has experience in working with industries including finance and energy. Visit: https://www.msn.com/pt-pt/noticias/africa/nova-era-das-rela%C3%A7%C3%B5es-angola-r%C3%BAssia-a-influ%C3%AAncia-de-isabel-dos-santos-perde-espa%C3%A7o/ar-BBVCMd9