Pedro Carneiro

Intergovernmental Relations and Special Projects

Pedro Carneiro is Intergovernmental Relations Officer since September 2020 based in Lisbon. The aim of this office is to build, shape and set the scene for the implementation of a strategy for engagement with existing and new Member States and other strategic partners of INL at the highest level.

Before this and since April 2016, he served as Business & Strategic Relations Officer, using his industry and science areas knowledge and network to promote and establish new national and international projects for INL.

He has solid experience in General Management, with leading roles in Science and Technology public management, Administrative, Marketing, and Sales, and General Management functions, in local and multinational companies (Unilever-Jerónimo Martins, ONI Telecom and Grupo Bertrand-Circulo Leitores (Bertelsmann Publishing), and in the public sector (VP of FCT the Portuguese science and technology funding agency). This has offered him extensive experience of interaction and negotiation with both international scientific IGO’s and EU working groups.
He currently also collaborates with Universidade Católica Portuguesa, where he is the Medical Sciences Project coordinator and lectures Statistics (Undergraduate) and Strategic Management Consulting Projects (MSc) in the business school as visiting professor.
Pedro holds an Economics degree from Católica Lisbon and MBA degree from Nova Business School.