Antonio Paraiso is knowledgeable in the fields of luxury, marketing, innovation, and international business. Antonio worked more than 19 years as International Sales Director and travelled around the world, developing extensive sales and negotiation experience in Europe, Japan, Middle East, Russia, Latin America, Australia and United States.
Antonio holds a degree in Business Management by the University of Porto and Executive MBA by the Porto Business School. Nowadays he works as marketing consultant and conference speaker, delivering specialized consulting and executive training service in the fields of strategic marketing, luxury and premium positioning, as well as innovation development.
Antonio lived and studied in London and Madrid, where he obtained the Diploma in International Trade and Distribution at the London School of Foreign Trade as well as the Luxury Strategic Management Advanced Programme at the IE Business School in Madrid, a top 10 Business School in the Financial Times ranking.
His articles are regularly published in magazines and blogs in Portugal, Brazil and Peru.
Antonio is also a visiting teacher in a few business schools. He has trained the teams and spoken in events for Lexus, Oracle, Grohe, Leica, Gant, Toyota and Pine Cliffs Luxury Resort, one of the best resorts in Europe and a member of the exclusive “The Luxury Collection” group.
Antonio attends international conferences every year such as the Marketing & Sales World Forum, ExpoManagement, World Innovation Forum and World Business Forum.
He is an enthusiastic communicator and regularly requested as a speaker in congresses and business events. He has spoken in conferences for Deloitte, LOEWE, Armani, L’Oreal, BNP Paribas, Personal Branding Congress, Sheraton, TEDx, Porsche, the Jewellery Fair, Procter & Gamble, the Marketing Congress, Alcon, Carnival of Luxury – The Luxury Fair, among others.