ILASA 2022

Natacha Ribeiro, Head of Legal, SABA PORTUGAL (Portugal)

Natacha is a fully qualified lawyer in Portugal and over the last six years she has been Head of Legal Department for Saba Portugal, in Oporto, where she covers all legal matters, from corporate governance; national & international contracts; M&A; procurement; privacy. She is also responsible for managing all compliance matters; implemented an anti-corruption strategy and established a national Ethics Committee within the company. She gives regular training to the company employees on data privacy, anti-corruption policies and general compliance. Prior to joining Saba, she worked as General Counsel for a Portuguese Group on the metallurgical business (Pinto Brasil Group), in Guimarães, Portugal, where she was also responsible for all legal matters. She holds a Master Degree in European Union Law (specialization in Litigation) and a Postgraduation in Contracts & Corporate Law from Minho University (Portugal). Natacha is bilingual in French & Portuguese and speaks fluent English and Spanish. Her experience has built her as a business oriented, team player and hands-on professional.