She started her career in advertising and media relations, working first in London before moving to Lisbon, where she spent 10 years living and working in advertising and media related businesses.
Having built a successful book and contract magazine publishing business in Portugal, with offices in Lisbon and the Algarve, in 1996 she sold the business and returned to London. She then continued her career in magazine and book publishing, working in senior roles at the Hemming Group, Archant Specialist Media, Virgin Books, and Bath-based publishers Merricks Media.
She became a director of the Chamber in 2006.
Christina runs the Moving to Portugal seminars and introduces the speakers.
A member of the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) and the Personal Finance Society (PFS), Sharon holds the diploma in financial planning. She also has advanced qualifications in pensions, taxation, and trusts, specialising in long-term care planning.
Miguel is a regular speaker in seminars and conferences in Portugal and the author of several articles for national and foreign publications.
As well as looking after the wealth management needs of high-net-worth clients, Paul has been busy developing the Fiduciary Wealth brand into a complete cross-border tax and wealth management advisory service for expatriate clients. In recent years he has been focusing his efforts on developing tax mitigation strategies as part of an overall wealth management service to expats.
She collaborates often with the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in UK, with the French Chamber of Commerce in Portugal and also with the Russian chamber of commerce in Portugal. Additionally writes in several Portuguese newspapers and monthly magazines about the fiscal changes in Portugal and the investment possibilities;
With a team of 55 people working in the most seral sectors: administrative, legal, accounting, fiscal, human resources, EU and National fundings, TPMc follows all clients in the several aspects of the daily activities – serving as a guide for the Portuguese side of question;
For the past years TPMc has been working with UK residents , since the Brexit, following the visa and residency questions, but also helping with the administrative items of the country´s change and the fiscal side.
For all these aspects we believe to have the right structure and experience to help UK residents to move and Invest in Madeira.
During her tenure, the school has re-branded as a British International School, part of the Globeducate group, and continues to grow in popularity .With increased pupil numbers, Abi is overseeing a state-of-the-art new development to augment the existing site which opens in September 2023.
Abi joined Nobel Algarve with a wealth of experience from her previous career as a successful choreographer, dancer and trainer. Her ten years of experience in the theatre brings a professional and innovative approach to her leadership and she has a record of leading school improvement in a range of contexts in the UK.
Alexandre holds an MBA Degree in International Business from the Baruch College in New York, as well as a Master’s degree in Management & Entrepreneurship from the Superior Institute of Management of Paris. He also completed exchange programs in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Beijing. He speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and basic Japanese.
As a web and online marketing expert with a passion for photography, Jorge combines his role in management with working as a marketing and property consultant assisting the F&C team.
In his spare time, Jorge enjoys combining his love for photography with aviation and travel and is an avid plane spotter.
In her spare time, Ana enjoys traveling the world and volunteers for Banco Alimentar, Portugal’s national food bank programme.