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Mr. Gonçalo Simões

Counter Terrorism - CBRN and Explosives;



Gonçalo Simões is a police officer, graduated in 2001 in Police Sciences (1996-2001) at Portuguese Police Academy (Instituto Superior de Ciências Policiais e Segurança Interna – Polícia de Segurança Pública - Lisbon).

In 2003 he completed the specialization as bomb technician at Portuguese Police EOD/IED Unit (PSP - CIEXSS), and until 2010 gained experience as instructor in several EOD/IED courses, as well as Portuguese representative at national and international working groups, seminars and conferences.

He has held positions such as Head of the Police Station, Head of EOD/IED Unit, Head of Police Division, and Professor at Portuguese Police School and at Portuguese Police Academy. 

Since March 2013 he joined Europol as Coordinator of the CBRN and Explosives Team.