Ana Cristina joined MDS in 2008, where she worked as Managing Director of Casualty and Financial Lines and later as Corporate Risk Managing Director. In 2013 she was appointed as CEO of MDS Africa, with particular responsibilities for the development activities in Angola. Since December 2015 Ana is CEO of MDS Re, a subsidiary of MDS Africa, with direct responsibilities over reinsurance development activities, in African and European markets. Ana Cristina was named as one of the 50 POWER (Most influential people in Sub-Saharan African's insurance Industry) in 2014 by Africa Insurance Review and in 2016 she in the list of the most "Influential Women In Re/insurance", a report edited by Intelligent Insurer. At Brokerslink Ana is MEA Regional Director.