João Melo Oliveira, Junior Partner. Independence Champion.

João Melo Oliveira

Junior Partner. Independence Champion.

BDO Lisbon

+351 217 990 420



  • Experience in Audit in large and medium sized companies of several sectors in Portugal and in Africa such as banks, insurance companies, private equity, state companies and institutions, city councils, shipping, UE funds, construction, tourism, logistics and distribution, software, real estate management
  • Publication of technical and opinion articles in several specialised economical journals
  • Integrate several professional training programs in Portugal, Belgium and Germany
  • Coordinator and trainer of training events on IFRSs and accounting and auditing
  • Army Officer (from 1983 to 1988)



Degree in Management by Universidade Técnica de Lisboa – Instituto Superior de Economia (ISEG)

Statutory Auditor (Revisor Oficial de Contas – ROC, since 1994)

Certified Public Accountant (since 1988)



Member of Portuguese Institute of Statutory Auditors (OROC)

Member of the Portuguese Institute of CPA’s (OTOC)