Ana Manços has a degree in international Relations obtained from the Universidade Técnica de Lisboa and later completed an Economics and Business Management Post-Graduate Programme in Lisbon’s ISCTE Business University. Later on she completed a Specialisation in Economics and Management Strategy, also in the Universidade Técnica de Lisboa. Ana began her professional career as an administration assistant for Regino Cruz Arquitects. She was an assistant of the Board of the Portuguese Tourism Confederation, where she coordinated administrative and financial tasks. Afterwards, in 2007 she joined Abacus Savills as Administrative and Financial assistant for the residential and financial departments.