Daniel Amaral has over 19 years experience in structuring infrastructure project finance transactions, focusing primarily on the transportation and energy sectors.
Daniel was a member of the team that founded Arcus in 2009 and, since inception, has worked on the execution of the asset management strategy for Brisa, including the offer for all outstanding shares (2012) and take private (2013). Daniel currently sits on the Board of Brisa as an Executive Director as well as the board of the main operating subsidiary, Brisa Concessao Rodoviaria, S.A.
Prior to Arcus, Daniel was at Babcock & Brown (2008-2009) and Caixa Banco de Investimento (Investment Bank of Caixa Geral de Depósitos, the largest bank in Portugal (1996-2007)), where he completed many successful transactions and financings in Portugal, in both the bank and capital markets.
Daniel holds a University degree in Economics from Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (1990-1994).