Guerra Freitas graduated with a B.A. in Business Administration from East-West University in 2002 and was named class valedictorian. He has since earned a Master’s Degree in Public Policy and Administration from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, and hopes to begin working soon on his Ph.D. in Human Development and Social Policy or Education.
Mr. Freitas is the founder and CEO of SHAREcircle, an organization promoting sustainable social and economic development in his native Angola. As Chairperson of the Angola University Board of Trustees, he has been leading the efforts to establish the first university in Kuito, the capital of Bié province in Angola. Mr. Freitas sits on the Fundação Dom Cabral International Advisory Council in Brazil, ranked as the #1 business school in Latin America.
Mr. Freitas has been appeared in the media in the U.S. and Angola, including Voice of America, WBEZ’s Worldview and 848 programs, WNUR, Afriscope Radio, Angolan National Radio, and many newspapers.