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Sérgio Coimbra Henriques

Sérgio Coimbra Henriques

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Lawyer and Patent Attorney

Short bio

Sérgio Coimbra Henriques is a Lawyer and Patent Attorney. He’s a graduate from NOVA School of Law, where he also completed a graduate course in Labour Law, a Master’s degree in Corporate Law and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Private Law. He was a lawyer at the Portuguese Securities Exchange Commission and a Senior Consultant at PwC.

In his professional activity, he always kept a considerable involvement with the start-up ecosystem, having relevant experience in counseling innovative business ventures, including the identification of the main legal risks associated with business expansion, as well as outlining strategies to prevent or mitigate them.

Main Skills

  • Corporate law
  • Intellectual property
  • Regulation
  • Labour law
  • Business development

Areas of interest for mentoring

  • Law
  • Fintech
  • Technology-driven innovation
  • Data science
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Life sciences

Motivation to be a mentor

Being a Mentor at NOVA is an opportunity to return to my University’s community all the support and enthusiasm that the Entrepreneurship Office gave me a while ago. Now is the time to give back, supporting the development of new projects and ideas at NOVA by sharing the knowledge and experience acquired over the years.


  • Face to face
  • Email
  • Skype (or similar)
Labour Law | Intellectual Property | Regulation