Founded in 1981, Banco Português de Investimento (Portuguese Investment Bank) is a major privately owned bank in Portugal. The bank’s shares are listed in the Euronext Lisbon’s PSI-20 stock index. It is the third largest private Portuguese financial group with assets of over €120 billion (USD 140 Billion). The bank is headquartered in Porto. Francisco Carneiro serves as Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments at Banco Português de Investimento.