Isabel Gonçalves Folhadela Furtado is a member of the Board of Directors of the companies in TMG Group and Casa Agrícola de Compostela, and since 2008 the CEO of TMG Automotive.
Studied in Canada and UK since early age and holds a degree in Economics by the University of Manchester, England.
Started her career in process control at TMG, and later took the responsibility for all the industrial platforms within TMG group. In 2000 became the Corporate Director for Quality, Environment and Safety.
Currently holds the following positions:
Chairman of COTEC; Vice-President of ATP (Associação Têxtil Portuguesa); Member of Board of Curators of Universidade do Minho; Member of Board of Directors and Executive Board of CEIIA;
President of High Council of Portuguese Family Business Association (APEF).
In 2014, was awarded with the Industrial Order of Merit insignia by the President of Portugal.
In July 2019, was awarded with Prémio D. Antónia Ferreira.