Celia Alves is a certified MOS Expert in Excel and develops complex solutions combining Excel, VBA, Power Query and Power Pivot to automate tasks, analyze data and model business situations.
She got her Licentiate and Master’s degree, both in Mathematics and Education from the University of Lisbon, in Portugal, and worked as a high school Mathematics teacher for two decades up to 2013 when she moved to Canada.
After re-skilling herself, Celia built a new career as an Excel consultant and trainer, ultimately founding her business Solve and Excel Consulting, serving companies in a wide variety of industries.
Celia is also a speaker and the founder and leader of the MS Excel Toronto Meetup Group. In 2020, she received the Microsoft MVP award in Office Apps and Services for her contributions to the community.