Ana Mata - Portugal
Ana Mata was Director of the Management Control and Studies Bureau in the Portuguese Civil Aviation Authority (ANAC) from 2008 up to August 2020. She has also been in charge of the Economic Regulation Directorate since 2014.
Her main activities relate to airport and air transport economic regulation as well as monitoring the civil aviation markets, and assessing the quality and availability of data. She conducts several studies including the Statistical Yearbook and economic studies on the competitiveness of civil aviation areas and their impact on the Portuguese economy.
Ms Mata joined the Civil Aviation Authority in 2000, working as head of the Air Transport Licensing Department. She has a postgraduate in I&T – business engineering, a master’s in management and strategy from the Lisbon School of Economics & Management and a degree in business management from the University Institute of Lisbon.