Rui Lourenço Helena

Rui Lourenço Helena

Head of Audit | International Liaison Partner

Consumer Business - Hospitality & Leisure | Media & Entertainment

Full Audit of Financial Statements | Information Systems Assurance

Executive summary


Rui is Head of Audit and International Liaison Partner at BDO Portugal.

It carries out planning, supervision and overall review of work and issuance of legal certifications of accounts, audit reports and other reports.

He is a Sole Auditor, member of the Supervisory Boards and ROC of several entities. He is a trainer in internal and external training actions (Clients and others).

Auditing & Accounting Committee Chair at BDO Portugal.
Member of the Global Financial Services Group and the Technology, Media & Entertainment and Telecom Group, of the international BDO network.
Head of Audit and Assurance at BDO Portugal.
International Liaison Partner (ILP) of BDO Portugal.
Member of the Executive Committee (EXCO) of BDO Portugal.
Member of the Technical Committee for Financial Entities – CTEF of OROC.

BDO collaborator since 1989.
Chartered Accountant since 1995.
Client Services Partner at BDO since 2013.
Publication of technical and opinion articles in newspapers specializing in economic matters.
Responsible for legal auditing, auditing, training, NIC/IFRS advisory work and others, in national and foreign entities, of different sizes, in different sectors of activity, of which the following stand out: Agriculture, Automotive, Food Distribution, Non-Profit Sector Entities, Public Business Entities, Religious Entities, Financial Sector, Professional Training, Hospitality, Real Estate, Marketing Research, Oil & Gas, Telecommunications and Television.

He has a degree in Business Organization and Management from the Higher Institute of Economics and Management – ​​ISEG.
There is the Trainer Training Course.
Attendance of various courses and seminars related to the profession, held in Portugal, England, Belgium, Germany, Canada and the Netherlands.

He is registered on the list of the Order of Official Auditors of Accounts under no. 923 and on the list of Official Auditors of the Securities Market Commission under no. 2016054. He is a Member of the Order of Economists.