BearingPoint Establishes Presence in Portugal
BearingPoint, one of Europe’s leading management and technology consultancies, has expanded its coverage with the establishment of a new presence in Portugal. With this step, BearingPoint aims to strengthen existing and develop new client relationships in Portugal and to further enhance its European footprint. Moreover, BearingPoint will be better positioned to address the demand of its international customers to provide local consulting services and talent in Portugal. BearingPoint’s business focus in Portugal will be on financial services and consumer industries across all service lines as well as for regulatory reporting solutions and advanced analytics.</p>
The Lisbon office will be led by Manuel Lopes da Costa, who has a considerably high reputation in the consulting business, most recently he held the position as Advisory Leader at PwC for Portugal and all Portuguese-speaking countries in Africa. At his side as founding team members are André Santos Ferreira, a renowned Risk & Regulation expert in Financial Services and Pedro Antonio Duarte, the former CIO for Barclays Bank in Iberia. With this leadership team, BearingPoint plans to ramp up a sustainable presence in Portugal and gain market share in Portugal and all Portuguese-speaking countries in Africa (Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Cabo Verde, São Tomé and Príncipe).