Paulo Palha graduated in agricultural engineering from the University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro. His professional activity over the last 20 years has been focused on green spaces and ecological design, with a strong research component. Currently, Paulo is Director of Neoturf Espaços Verdes Lda (Neoturf Green Spaces), which is a member of the International Green Roof Association. He is also founder of the company Landlab Lda, and is President of the Portuguese Association for Green Roofs (ANCV).
Through his career, Paulo has coordinated more than 300 garden projects and more than 100 green roof projects in Portugal and abroad. He also delivers teaching and consulting activities, guiding several internships and Masters theses, and carrying out training courses on green roofs in Portugal and abroad. Paulo has been awarded several national prizes and his work is recognized on a national and international level.