Carolina Afonso makes Forbes list

 In News, Personality, Retail

The CEO of Portuguese kitchen and household accessories chain Gato Preto (Living Spaces) Carolina Afonso has been distinguished by Forbes as one of the 50 most powerful Portuguese leaders in the business world.

The selection was made from 110 women based on five key criteria: power of decision making, power to influence, countries market presence, geographical activity area, and entrepreneurialism. 

Forbes says that Carolina Afonso has had a remarkable professional path showing excellence in leadership in her position as CEO of Gato Preto. Forbes also says that her strategic vision and ability to take decisions has been behind the success of the company’s growth. Under her leadership, Gato Preto has expanded its presence and consolidated as a benchmark brand in the sector.

Carolina Afonso said: “The distinction is an honour and recognition of the work and dedication done by the entire staff at the company. I am very proud to lead a company that has achieved a significant impact in the International market and will continue to drive innovation and entrepreneurialism”.