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Established in 2018, Political Intelligence Portugal brought the Portuguese market a fresh perspective on public affairs – leveraging over 30 years of experience in key markets such as London, Brussels and Madrid.

Welcome to Portugal

With a mission to “transform our clients’ needs into political priorities”, we boast a dedicated and multidisciplinary team of consultants with proven expertise in key areas. These include technology, energy, mobility, aviation and consumer affairs. Five of the world’s leading companies rely on our advice on institutional relations for Portugal.

Our network

AMP Associates

AMCHAM Portugal

Our sectors

Our fields
of action

Over the past five years, we have started with a strong digital focus and took the lead in the digitalisation of the economy. This enhanced our understanding of disruptive digital business models. Consequently, our expertise naturally expanded to the traditional sectors, such as sustainability, technology, energy, mobility, aviation and consumer affairs.

Our services

Our three-level roadmap

We offer

At Political Intelligence, we provide you with a sounding board to build up the most adequate public affairs strategy. That way, you will be able to address pertinent policy issues on the agenda. The aim is to shape the institutional landscape in order to safeguard your business.

We ensure

To tackle governmental affairs effectively, we make sure you stay well-informed. Together, we keep track of emerging or ongoing topics, as well as of stakeholders of interest. We also deliver insightful analyses and tailored recommendations for you to easily implement.

We undertake

We are hands-on. We take various initiatives to empower you to meet public decision makers, to actively participate in formal consultation periods, and to use platforms to amplify awareness of your position. That is our approach to achieve positive impact.

Our team

Meet your
sparring partners

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André Santos Pereira

Associate Director

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Rodrigo Vaz

Senior Consultant / Coordination and Operations

Our team’s top priority is understanding our clients deeply – their organizational intricacies and needs and developing strong and long – lasting ties while guiding them to success. Our approach offers innovative insights into daily challenges, helping our clients navigate through the dynamic political and regulatory landscapes supported by the best advisors in the business.

Rita Serrabulho Abecasis, PI Lisbon Managing Partner

Our news

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The Future of digital policy in Belgium and the European Union

Belgium has been chairing the Council of the EU since January 2024. A period for which our country had set an ambitious…

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Agathe van de Plassche and Matti van Hecke join PI Brussels as new Managing Partners.

Agathe van de Plassche and Matti van Hecke join Isabelle De Vinck and Andrea D’Incecco as Managing Partners of Political Intelligence Brussels…

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PI Brussel’s Matti Van Hecke nominated as PACE’s newest Board member

Matti Van Hecke from Political Intelligence was recently appointed to represent Bepact (Belgian Public Affairs Community) in the Board of Directors at…

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Our office in Portugal


Av. Eng Duarte Pacheco, nº19, 11ºesq
1070 – 100 Lisbon
T +351 213871046

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European Union

While we work in the same building as our Belgian colleagues, we specialise in EU topics. This makes our Brussels office the ideal hub for collaboration. We pride ourselves in having a professional yet people-oriented approach, ensuring that we get the work done while valuing personal connections. As a result, there will always be room for a coffee catchup in between strategy sessions.

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With our office located in Brussels, we find ourselves at the crossroads of politics. Clients can turn to us for Belgian policy matters, for which we can also engage with the European Parliament and neighbouring bodies.

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Pleased to meet you!

From a question to a quest for change, we are more than happy to help. Feel free to send us a message or to give us a call.

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