Aníbal António Cavaco Silva


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Aníbal António Cavaco Silva
Date and place of birth
15/07/1939 in Boliqueime (Loulé, Portugal)
Offices held
Professor at the Higher Institute of Economic and Financial Sciences, Lisbon (1966–1978)
Professor at the Catholic University of Portugal (1975–2006)
Head of the Department of Statistics and Economic Research at the Bank of Portugal (1977–1985)
Professor in the Faculty of Economics, New University of Lisbon (1978–2001)
Minister for Finance and Planning (1980–1981)
Chairman of the National Planning Council (1981–1984)
Leader of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) (1985–1995)
Prime Minister of the 10th, 11th and 12th Constitutional Governments (1985–1995)
President-in-Office of the European Council (1992)
Consultant for the Bank of Portugal (1996–2004)
President of the Portuguese Republic (2006– )