The /amo global strategic advisory network reinforces its Iberian and South American footprint

The /amo network, a leading global organization of strategic communications advisors, is pleased to announce that Cunha Vaz & Associados (CV&A) is joining as an associate member.


Founded in 2003, CV&A has four offices in Portugal, Brazil, Angola and Mozambique. CV&A's core competencies include financial PR, investor relations, crisis communications, internal and external communications, media advisory and public affairs.

The /amo network, founded in 2001, has best-in-class consultancies offering a full suite of strategic communications, and operates directly in 19 countries through its partner and affiliate agencies. Last year alone, /amo advised on almost 240 M&A deals worth approximately €350 billion.

Angus Maitland, chairman of /amo, said: “We are delighted to welcome Cunha Vaz & Associados as a new associate member into /amo’s growing global network. Our unique network is built on a global partnership between national agencies deeply rooted in local markets. In joining us, CV&A will extend our reach into new markets especially in South America and African Portuguese speaking countries. For two decades, we have produced meaningful results for our clients, and we look forward to working with António  and his team as we continue to develop our international presence.

António Cunha Vaz, CEO, Cunha Vaz & Associados said: “We are very happy to join the /amo family. We have already had the opportunity to work closely with the different agencies in the network, always with great success. This new commitment reinforces more than ever our desire to extend relations with all agencies in the network.

 

About Cunha Vaz & Associados

CV&A is a strategic communications advisory company dedicated to the protection of its clients’ reputation in order for them to accomplish their main goals: achieve their business objectives while contributing to a sustainable development of the world they operate in. CV&A was founded 17 years ago and has offices in four Portuguese speaking countries, in addition to Brussels for public affairs, and Dubai for large scale events.

We offer a full range of services to our clients, including:

Transactions: We are the leading company in Portugal for capital market transactions and M&A, crisis, litigation and financial PR, and one of the leaders in consumer/product PR.

Internal PR: We work closely with our clients and their employees through every success-critical mission of internal communication, namely those that implicate culture integration, downsizing,  and corporate transformation processes.

Corporate governance, social responsibility, sustainable growth and environmental focus: CV&A operations are guided by a firm commitment to best practice in building a better world.

European, African and Latin American policy advice: We advise clients on potential significant European Institutions and national government policy changes, how they may affect them and how they can lobby and campaign to protect their interests.

 

About /amo

The /amo network is a global organisation of strategic communications advisors dedicated to building, enhancing and protecting our clients’ reputations while helping achieve their business objectives. The /amo network is present in more than 19 countries, with best-in-class consultancies in Amsterdam, Beijing, Berlin, Bern, Bogota, Brussels, Calgary, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Halifax, Hong Kong, Houston, Lisbon, London, Los Angeles, Luanda, Maputo, Montreal, New York City, Oporto, Ottawa, Paris, Quebec City, Saint John, San Francisco, Sao Paulo, Shanghai, Shenzhen, St John’s, Stockholm, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver, Warsaw, Washington DC, and Zurich.

We offer a full range of services to our clients, including:

Transactions: We are a top-ranking network for cross-border M&A and communications with long and deep experience in all types of capital market transactions. 

Transformation: We work closely with our clients and their employees through every success-critical mission of corporate transformation.

Engagement and responsibility: We help our clients identify, listen to and engage with all their key stakeholders, including investors, regulators, public officials, employees and customers. 

Crisis: We stand by our clients at their most challenging moments, providing insight, expertise, perspective and competence to help them navigate crises in their domestic and international markets.

Policy: We advise clients on potential significant government policy changes, how they may affect them and how they can lobby and campaign to protect their interests

The /amo network is backed by Havas, one of the world’s largest global communications groups, founded in 1835 in Paris.