Who We Are
Tiago Bonneville Franco
Tiago has a Masters Degree in Law by Lusiada University of Lisbon and a post-graduate Degree in Competitive Intelligence by the Pompeu Fabra University of Barcelona.
His professional background includes: Economics Editor of ” Semanário” newspaper, Communications Director of “Companhia Portuguesa Rádio Marconi” ( 1993/95), Economic Affairs Analyst for “Rádio Renascença” (1996/1997), Economics Editor and Business Supplement Editor of "The Independent " newspaper (1995/1997), Director of “V” Magazine (1998) and Director of “Euronotícias” newspaper (1998-2001).
In 2001 Tiago founded the Communications Consultancy Ipsis, later becoming Ipsisemirec, acting as its Managing Director for 12 years.
Since 2013 Tiago is a partner of Bonneville Franco&Associados and is responsible for Competitive Intelligence, Public Affairs, Stakeholders Management and Political Marketing.
José Bonneville Franco
José has a Masters Degree in Management from Lusiada University of Lisbon and over 17 years experience in Public Relations and Communications. He was a Journalist of economy and finance from 1994 to 1996 and Market Analyst and Head of the Communications department at Fincor and Investimento Direto brokerage firms, in the following years.
Between 2000 and 2003 he managed the Corporate Communications department of Maxitel and OniWay and between 2003 and 2006 he was a consultant in one of the largest communication agencies in Portugal. He founded the award winner agency Corpcom in 2007.
His areas of expertise are press, financial communications and crisis communications. Recently he managed the buying process attempt of BPP by Orey Group. He collaborated with several financial companies in the past, including large asset management companies, and currently is responsible for oversight of AIG communication in Portugal.
At BF&A José Franco is responsible for Media Intelligence.