Elvira Fortunato, “25 Most Influential Women in Portugal” - 2020


I hope to continue to influence in my specific area, that of scientific research, and I hope to have many girls following the path of Science in the future ”, says Professor Elvira Fortunato, researcher and vice-chancellor of Universidade Nova, she was distinguished with the Executive Award "25 Most Influential Women in Portugal" - 2020.

The sixth edition of the 'Most Influential Women of Portugal' awards ceremony was held this Tuesday, May 25, at Espaço Espelho d’Água, in Belém, Lisbon.

The "only award in Portugal that recognizes the merit and power of women, distinguishing the 25 women who have stood out the most in business, politics, science, arts and culture, in the media or in justice, based on a study by journalist Filipe Fernandes , exclusively for the Executiva.pt website.

The Executive distinguishes the women who stood out the most in our country in areas as diverse as Science, Politics, Communication, Economics, Arts or Sport.