8 May 2017

New President of the Foundation

Isabel Mota, the first woman to be President of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, began her new role on 3 May

Last week, Isabel Mota officially became the new President of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. In a ceremony attended by the Lisbon staff members and public figures including the President of Portugal as well as his two predecessors, she spoke of the ‘privilege’ and ‘responsibility’ her new position brought. 

Isabel has been a Board Member of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation since 1999. 

Click here for more information about Isabel and the ceremony >