Charles Alves de Castro

    Charles Alves de Castro is currently a Ph.D. student at the Technological University Dublin, developing research focused on marketing, digital marketing, and social media marketing. Charles recently completed a Master of Science in Marketing from the University of Bari Aldo Moro in Italy (2018/2020). He also completed a Master of Science in Human Resource Management from the University of Limerick in Ireland (2014/2015) and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Managerial Processes from the Newton Paiva University in Brazil (2009/2013). He has been awarded with many scholarships, such as the TU Dublin Funding Programme for Graduate Research (2020/2022), Scholarship by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Government of the Republic of Italy (2018/2020), Scholarship by the Poggiolevante Collegio Universitario di Merito – IPE Institute in Italy (2018/2020) and Scholarship by Kemmy Business School – University of Limerick (2015). In the corporate sphere, he recently completed a marketing internship at Marcheluzzo Company in Italy (2019) and he worked as Administrative Manager for the retail company Comercial 3 Irmãos and as a trainee for the Emília Cordeiro Business Group in Brazil (2016/2018). In addition, he works effectively in social organisations such as Founding Member of the Rotary Club of Turmalina District 4,520 (2017), Deputy Treasurer of the Casa de Cultura de Turmalina (2016/2019), Accounting Advisor for the NGO Turmalina Viva (2017) Volunteer for the NGO Hope in Motion in Ireland (2015) and Volunteer for the NGO GAPC in Belo Horizonte (2012). Research areas of interest: a) Marketing, Social Marketing, and Digital Marketing; b) People Management, Internationalisation of People, and Transcultural Human Resources Management