GSTEP is a company specializing in
Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Business Analytics (BA)


We are a team of excellence with over a decade of experience in Business Intelligence, Enterprise Performance Management and Business Analytics, with hundreds of projects already implemented. We are fully involved in the success of our customers and share powerful know-how with them, both in terms of technology and in terms of business, with the goal of maximizing their performance.

The purpose of creating GSTEP rose from the belief that we offer unique skills and can make a difference by implementing analytical solutions. Since the beginning we have had sustained and steady growth, both in terms of turnover and in terms of the team, technologies and business areas.

Our mission is to generate lasting, trustworthy, beneficial relationships, always focused on the main goal: to create value. We offer our current and future customers extensive experience in their business area, speeding up implementation while reducing risks. In addition, we permanently update our teams on the latest trends and technologies in the market, such as Analytics, M2M (Machine-to-Machine) and Machine Learning, where we have highly innovative national and international projects.

To be recognized as the leading expert company in the areas where we operate is our vision, and our values are based on Trust, Competency and Commitment.

GSTEP is Oracle Partner of the year since 2013. In 2015 was also recognized with a Oracle Red Award, a prize that values the dedication and the proximity of GSTEP with their customers. In addition to these recognitions, in 2013 GSTEP won a award for Best BI Project (with the decision support system for Lusitania Seguros) and worth of an Honorable Mention (with  MicroStrategy App  Commercial Agility project for Lusitania Seguros) in 2015, both received at IDC CIO AWARDS.

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We are GSTEP

Executive Biography

Carlos Cardoso is GSTEP CEO . Graduate in Business Management, by Instituto de Estudos Superiores Financeiros e Fiscais since 1998. Ten years later he attended the Performance and Management Control Program at Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

His professional career began in 1997 at Zyma Novartis Consumer Health, as a trainee. In 1998 founded Actis – Business Intelligence, where he is the responsible for enterprise partners, and Managing Director, after 2005.

In 2010 he accepted the challenge of being Vice President of Business Intelligence at BOND. It remains in this position until April 2012. In June 2012 he founded GSTEP to hold the position of Executive Partner.

Specialist at Information Delivery, Business Intelligence, Performance Management and Analytical Solutions.