Maria is a 33 years old and works in strategic consulting being a Manager at Accenture Strategy Executive Team. Maria keeps a successful parallel career in Dressage and has competed and trained several horses up to International Grand Prix level.
Maria has represented the Portuguese flag at over 30 international competitions and at 3 European Championships as a young rider.
She is an engineer and has an MBA. Her business background supports her dressage activity turning it into a profitable business.
Maria is Vice-President of the Sociedade Hípica Portuguesa, where she organizes a yearly international CDI3* in Lisbon, which incorporate the National Championships.
Most important accomplishments:
8th place at World Championships Young Horses 2017.
Portuguese National Dressage Champion at Prix St George 2017 and 7yo Young Horses.
3 European Championships as young rider.
Winner of the CDI3* Companhia das Lezirias at Grand Prix Level.
Federation Honor Medal for contribution to the sport.
Sale of top dressage horses which are competing and winning at an international level.