Maria Cristina Portugal Death: Obituary – Maria Cristina Portugal, president of ERSE, died on Wednesday 8th of September 2021. She was 56 years old.
With the death of Mariam, the ERSE board of directors is reduced to two elements, and it is not clear what the act of the Government will be.
Maria has been the president of the energy sector regulator since May 2017, having been appointed by a proposal of the Minister of Economy, Caldeira Cabral. Before her presidency tenure, she was a member of the Board of Directors and chairman of the Tariff Board for 15 years.
The note of regret issued by ERSE reads, “The members of the Board of Directors and employees of ERSE pay heartfelt tribute to Dr. Cristina Portugal and join in the pain of her family, assuming the commitment to continue their commitment and enormous dedication to the service of ERSE.”