Director of the Special Tax Directorate
Angolan General Tax Authority, Ministry of Finance, Angola
Lenine has over 15 years experience in the oil and gas sector. Initially, he has worked in dedicated oil & gas projects at Sonangol P&P and Total E&P Angola, specialising in budgeting and cost control, fixed asset management, fiscal audit and internal control. Lately, he has moved from the corporate sector and join the Angolan General Tax Authority (AGT) where his responsibilities includes managing the handling of all activities related with the taxation of all companies in the oil and mining sectors, subject to special taxation regimes, overseeing both the preparation of revenue forecasts from the sectors for the government and the compliance of tax obligations due by taxpayers.
Lenine graduated in Business Administration and Management and Economics, (joint degree) from Oxford Brookes University, and holds an MBA (Masters of Business Administration) from the American Intercontinental University.
Frequently participates in roundtable discussion on oil & gas fiscal policy framework with stakeholders (i.e.: Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum, Ministry of Finance, National Concessionaire, IOCs, oil industry association, etc), while defending on behalf of Ministry of Finance and General Tax Authority (AGT) balanced fiscal terms for the full range of investment opportunities of the sector in Angola.