Diogo da Silveira

Chief Executive Officer, The Navigator Company

Diogo da Silveira is CEO of The Navigator Company, leading European manufacturer, and the sixth largest in the world, of uncoated woodfree (UWF) printing and writing paper.

The Group is also Europe's top producer of BEKP (Bleached Eucalyptus Kraft Pulp), and the fifth largest in the world. He graduated in engineering at École Centrale de Lille, France, was a research scholar at Berkeley UC and completed his MBA at Insead. Mr. Silveira began his career at a major Japanese company, was partner at Mckinsey & Co and sat on the Board of several leading Portuguese companies (Retailing, Telecoms, Insurance, Wood based Panels).