Eversheds FCB strengthens Angolan and Tax practice

Eversheds Sutherland FCB has strengthened its Angolan and Tax practice with the hiring of António Pedro Pereira

pjimage 2021 10 20T130446.539Eversheds Sutherland FCB has strengthened its Angolan and Tax practice with the hiring of António Pedro Pereira, who joins the firm as of counsel. The lawyer’s practice will have a special focus on the firm’s presence and activity in Angola, in particular in the area of ​​Tax Law. The firm’s Angolan practice in particular, has been highlighted as a top tier firm by some of the leading international directories.

António Pedro Pereira (pictured right) has more than 20 years of experience in the Tax area, having accompanied domestic and international clients in a wide range of operations from Business Restructuring to Tax procedures in Portugal. Since 2011, he has been linked to the jurisdiction of Angola, advising several clients in the most important segments of this economy, namely Oil and Gas, Mining Operations and Telecommunications, including accompanying several foreign investment projects in Angola. Before joining Eversheds Sutherland FCB, António Pedro Pereira worked for Deloitte and EY Angola.

João Robles (pictured top left), coordinator of the Angola Desk at Eversheds Sutherland FCB said: “Antonio Pedro Pereira is an impressive professional, with a particular experience and knowledge in various areas in Angola. This integration represents the strategic focus of the firm in this country and the strengthening of our presence and our services to our Angolan and international clients.”

Diogo Bernardo Monteiro (pictured bottom right), coordinator of the Tax practice at Eversheds Sutherland FCB said: “We are delighted to welcome António Pedro Pereira, who brings an extraordinary capacity and strategic vision in the Tax area in Angola, complementing our strong presence in this jurisdiction. We are looking forward to work with him.”

António Pedro Pereira said: “I’m excited to be joining Eversheds Sutherland FCB and this talented team. The skills and experiences I acquired throughout my career will allow me to bring a new perspective to the firm and help develop soutions to provide an even better service to our clients.”

Michael Heron