Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues was born in Lisbon, on 3 November
He is married to Maria Filomena de Aguilar,
with whom he has two children, João Luís de
Aguilar Ferro Rodrigues and Rita Ferro Rodrigues.
He has a degree in Economics and is a Professor
at the Higher Institute for Business and Labour Studies –
University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE).
President of the Parliamentary Group of the
Socialist Party (2014-2015).
Vice-President of the Assembly of the Republic
Ambassador of Portugal to OECD - Organisation
for Economic Cooperation and Development (2005-2011).
Head of the delegation of the Assembly of the
Republic to PACE - Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of
Secretary-General of the Socialist Party (2002-2004).
Minister for Social Infrastructure (2001-2002).
Minister of Labour and Social Solidarity (1998-2001).
Minister of Solidarity and Social Security
Vice-President of the Parliamentary Group of
the Socialist Party (1993-1995).
Spokesman for the Socialist Party at the Committee
on Economy and Finance (1991-1993).
Visiting Assistant Professor at ISCTE (1987-1991).
Member of the Shadow Cabinet of Vítor
Assistant Lecturer at ISCTE (1973-1986).
Senior official of the Studies Bureau for Industrial
Economy of the Ministry of Industry and Technology (1971-1986).
Grand Cross of the Order of May for Merit of
the Republic of Argentina (18 June 2003).