Teresa Gonçalves
Teresa Gonçalves

Azores Airlines


Teresa was appointed SATA Group Chief Executive Officer in April 2023, prior to this was, since January 2020 SATA Group Executive Board Member and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to this Teresa was Director for Promotion of Competition in the Mobility and Transport Authority. Before joining this Authority, Teresa held various roles as Director of M&A (leading several M&A projects), Finance and Business Development in the biggest Telecom Company in Portugal (PT – Portugal Telecom), being also responsible for all the business development in Africa, Asia, and Brazil. Teresa has over nineteen years’ experience in financial services. Prior to joining PT, she worked as strategic business consultant in Cap Gemini Ernest & Young. Teresa has a Graduate degree in Finance from Nova School of Business and Economics, a Graduate degree in Competition and Regulation from the University of Lisbon School of Law and a Bachelor’s degree from Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics.

Upgrade to initiate conversation first



Main Event

  • Have labour issues been resolved in aviation? How can new talent be attracted to the industry?
  • How are airlines balancing drive for capacity growth with sustainability and decarbonisation?
  • Lease vs finance – what’s the airline perspective?  
  • What maintenance strategies have airlines adopted to overcome MRO bottlenecks? Are airlines still likely to need to lease in short-term capacity? 
  • What do reduced OEM aircraft deliveries mean for carriers? 
Teresa Gonçalves
CEO, Azores Airlines
Maxim Straus
CFO, Cargolux
Jóhanna á Bergi
CEO, Atlantic Airways
Audrone Keinyte
CEO, Bluebird Nordic
Yves Germeaux
Managing Director, ATOZ Aviation Finance