Laurinda holds a Diploma in Business Administration from South African Institute of Administration and Commerce.
Since 1995 she has been a member of the Order of Certified Accountants (Ordem dos Contabilistas Ceritificados), the Portuguese board of chartered accountants. In 1999 Laurinda obtains the Diploma of Quality Auditor from the Agesfal Management Institute and in the next year she becomes a Certified Real Estate Agent through the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Laurinda joined the MCS Team in 2011.
She is fluent in Portuguese, English and Afrikaans.