Adrian has been involved with the NEWCO Group since 2012 when the group decided to setup in Malta. He sits on the Board of the Group companies and deals on a daily basis with clients from a corporate perspective servicing a diverse portfolio. He also sits on the Board of a number of companies as well as acting as Company Secretary. Adrian obtained a Certificate in Banking (Cert. C.I.B.) by the Chartered Institute of Bankers (UK), obtained a Certificate in Trust Law and Management and is currently reading for a Masters in Business Administration.
Head of Business Development
Cláudia is in charge of Business Development at NEWCO. She joined the company in 2013, after spending several years working to attract foreign investment to Portugal, firstly at the United States Embassy in Lisbon and later at the SDM-Sociedade de Desenvolvimento da Madeira, concessionaire of the International Business Centre of Madeira.
Cláudia has a degree in International Relations from the Technical University of Lisbon, having subsequently completed a Master’s in Business Administration and a Master’s in Service Marketing, both at the Catholic University of Portugal. Further, she has completed several training courses in taxation, including a postgraduate degree specialising in international taxation at the Catholic University of Portugal. Claudia’s native language is Portuguese, but she also speaks English and French, and basic Italian, Spanish and German.
Jessica has been involved with NEWCO since June 2018 as a Corporate Administrator within the corporate administration department in Malta. Her main responsibilities include managing a number clients from a corporate perspective, servicing a diverse portfolio of clients including the preparation of various corporate documentation, attending client meetings and liaising with various local authorities. Jessica obtained valuable experience with other local Corporate Service Providers and in 2017 she also completed the taxation course with the Malta Institute of Taxation. Jessica native languages are Maltese and English and she is also fluent in Italian.
Miriam is the manager of NEWCO's Madrid office, where she assists both Spanish and Latin American clients prior to their setting up in the jurisdictions where NEWCO operates. She is also in charge of Business Development in both Spain and Latin America, managing existing and new clients from different jurisdictions.
Before joining NEWCO in 2015, Miriam worked in the tax departments of various Spanish companies, as well as at Madrid Municipal Council, assisting clients in tax-related matters. Miriam has a Bachelor's Degree in Economic and Business Law from the University of Vigo and a Master's in Taxation and Tax Consulting from the Centro de Estudios Financieros de Madrid (CEF). She has also taken other advanced courses in International Taxation and Asset Tax Management.
She is fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese.
Sofia joined the NEWCO team in 1996 after completing her Bachelor's Degree in International Relations at the Lusíada University in Lisbon. She attended a post-graduation course in taxation, has a diploma in Training of Trainers, a training in Quality Certification and training in the area of Local Accommodation.
She is in charge of client management, monitoring and implementing all of the daily activities requested by the clients, in addition to providing liaison and brokerage services relating to the opening of bank accounts. Sofia’s native language is Portuguese, but she also speaks fluent English, French, Spanish and Italian.
Tiago is Client Manager at NEWCO's Lisbon office. He is responsible for assisting clients in tax, accounting and auditing issues.
Tiago has 17 years of experience in accounting, financial auditing and information technology, having been an Ernst & Young partner, working in Compliance and Forensic Auditing. He has a degree in Business Management, a postgraduate degree in Entrepreneurship and a Master's degree in Business Administration. Tiago is a Certified Auditor, Certified Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner and Compliance Certified Professional.
In addition to his native Portuguese, he is fluent in English and Spanish.
Yanika has been part of the team since October 2019 and is currently reading a Master in Business Administration at the London School of Commerce, after having obtained a Higher Diploma in Management and Administration H.Dip. (Melita) by the University of Malta in 2018. Yanika speaks Maltese and English.