Thomas Barros-Tastets

Senior Partner, Europe
Thomas Barros-Tastets

Thomas is a strategic communication and public affairs expert with over 20 years of experience. He is responsible for Portland’s operations in Brussels, Berlin & Paris.

Over the last decade, he has advised both multinational companies and governments on issues campaigns and their regulatory engagement in Europe. In particular, he has developed an extensive experience in trade dispute cases & antitrust proceedings.

During the 20+ years of his career, he advised several high-profile international companies in sectors ranging from textiles, private investment to media/entertainment, guiding them through sensitive operations such as restructuring and hostile takeovers, often acting as their spokesperson.

Thomas has also worked at Publicis Consultants in Paris where he specialised in crisis communications. Previously, he spent several years in Argentina as a corporate communications consultant.

In addition to his native French, Thomas is fluent in English and Spanish.