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Miguel (M.) Torres
Technologically savvy and goal-oriented Economist. Driven and motivated to help organizations thrive under the principles of "creative destruction". Skilled in prioritizing and completing tasks. His experience includes more than 20 years helping organisations (mainly) in Europe, Africa and South America to recover and build operational, financial, stakeholder, regulatory resilience and sustainability. Fellow at INSOL INTERNATIONAL (Since 2019) with an extensive experience with start-ups, development and tempted liquidation of businesses. His activity includes the administration of MMT, an INSOLVENCY PRACTITIONERS & COMPANY RESCUE OFFICE (Since 2015), FACEITECH - a startup dedicated to digital transformation of businesses, MEGABEETLE – CREATIVE AGENCY, a start-up that helps companies to become more relevant in their markets, and IBPOLITIK, a research project that aims to guide governments, business-related organisations and firms to identify internationalisation incentives for superior and sustainable profitability during overseas venturing. He is a Visiting Senior Research Fellow & Visiting Professor (The Emerging Markets) at UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS (Since 2017) and a Visiting Professor (Digital Transformation of MNEs) at University of International Business and Economics (Beijing). He is a Foreign International Business Policy Expert at MINISTRY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (Government of the Popular Republic of China) (Since 2019). Miguel is also a Member of the Board at Associação Portuguesa de Administradores Judiciais (APAJ) (Since 2020), Ambassador at Instituto Brasileiro da Insolvência (IBAJUD) (Since 2020) and Tax Arbitrator at Centro de Arbitragem Administrativa (CAAD) (Since 2016)
Miguel M. Torres
Company Rescue Consultant
University of Leeds
Post Doc in IB Policy (2017)University of Aveiro
PhD Economics (2013)UTL/University of Algarve
MSc ManagementUniversity pof Algarve
MAIN WORKING EXPERIENCES
INSOLVENCY PRACTITIONER , SINCE 2015
MMT, Portugal (Since 2015)
- Insolvency Practitioner & Company Rescue Consultant.
ADMINISTRATOR , SINCE 2018
Faceitech, Portugal (Since 2019)
Numeraris, Portugal (Since 2020)
Megabeetle, Portugal (Since 2017)
PROFESSOR , SINCE 2008
University of Leeds, UK (Since 2020)
- Lecturer - Emerging Markets.
Catholic University, Portugal (2015-2016)
- Lecturer - Accounting
- Lecturer - Financial Auditing
University of Aveiro, Portugal (2008-2015)
- Lecturer - International Economics.
- Lecturer - International Business
- Lecturer - Industrial Economics.
- Lecturer - Public Economics
- Lecturer - Introductory Economics
- Lecturer - Microeconomics
- Lecturer - Public Policy
RESEARCHER , SINCE 2008
University of Leeds, UK (Since 2013)
- Visiting Senior Research Fellow (Since 2017).
- Marie S. Curie - Research Fellow (2015-2017).
University of Uppsala, Sweden (Since 2012)
- Visiting Research Fellow (2012).
KU Leuven, Belgium (Since 2013)
- Visiting Research Fellow (2013).
2017 AIB certificate of recognition for outstanding contribution as a conference programme track chai
2014 Finalist Buckley & Casson Dissertation Award
2011 Best PhD Proposal - Danny Van Den Bulcke Doctoral Symposium