Alexio Picco

Chairman | Partner

Tel: +39 335 568 6329

With a degree in Transport Engineering from the University of Genoa, Alexio is one of the Circle Group founding partners. Currently, Alexio is the Managing Director and Board Member at Circle Group and the Director of the Business Unit “European Affairs Consultancy”, which supports and develops the business of public bodies and private companies through innovation projects and funding opportunities.

Ana Paula Mesquita

CEO | Partner

Tel: +351 919 183 121

With two degrees in Law and History from the Catholic University of Portugal and University of Porto, Ana Paula is a senior specialist in business development and strategic planning with over 30 years of experience. Besides being a Professor of European Union Law at the Portucalense University (Portugal) for 17 years, Ana Paula has a Diploma d by the Collège d’Europe and an Executive MBA from the graduate school d’Administració i Direcció d’Empreses-ESADE.