André Vala is a Microsoft MVP for Office Servers and Services and a SharePoint Solutions Architect. He has been working with SharePoint for the last 11 years on projects that range from Corporate Intranets and Extranets to large Internet Portals, and has been an invited speaker in several Microsoft events such as TechDays and DevDays in Lisbon, Road To SharePoint 2010, and community and User Group events such as Portuguese SharePoint User Group and Portuguese Office 365 User Group meetings. He was also a speaker at the European SharePoint Conference in 2011 and 2015, a member of the Programme Team for European SharePoint Conference 2014 and is one of the founding members of the Portuguese SharePoint User Group (SPUG PT) and Cloud Pro PT. He is one of the organizers of TUGA IT Conference and SharePoint Saturday Lisbon events.
André has published a few technical articles focused on SharePoint and Office 365 for the Portuguese magazines “Programar” and “PC Guia” and is the author of the blog https://andrevala.com.