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About Europa Insights

Brussels Office Since


Firm Description

Providing independent legal and strategic policy advice and fostering third-party and coalition engagement.

We work with small and medium sized enterprises, industry coalitions, global tech giants and EU institutions and policymakers to plan, build and deliver the most effective European ecosystems in critical legislative areas including Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), Technology Licensing, Digital Economy, Privacy, Data Security, Public Health, Sustainability and the ‘Green Deal’.

Our expertise across industries and regulatory affairs includes IPR, technology and communications, patents and licensing, wireless standards, data economy, cyber security, analytics, public health, sustainability, and international trade.

Our experience includes maintaining close working relationships with the European Commission, European Parliament, Member States and Public National Investment Banks, and working with multiple stakeholders to manage successful pan-European coalitions and associations.

Our team includes in-house domain, public affairs and policy specialists and external senior advisors who bring insight, focus and experience to bear on behalf of our clients.

Creating an innovation ecosystem for Europe: 100% independent, our strategic advice and political, legal and regulatory analysis enables organizations to improve their understanding and engagement with EU institutions, and so navigate the most effective route through complex policy and legislative decision-making systems.

Industry coalitions, alliances and third-party engagement: we also manage highly successful pan-European associations. These cover multiple stakeholders ranging from global corporations to SMEs and research institutions.

  • IP Europe – for R&D and IP-intensive innovators
  • CISPE – Cloud Infrastructure Service Providers in Europe
  • AIOTI – the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation

Ownership Structure

Independent: privately owned

International Structure

We focus on European institutions. We work in selected European capitals to echo and strengthen our client’s messages at EU level. We maintain a network and ongoing engagement with key national government agencies, Public National Investment Banks and key business and industry stakeholders.

Key Strengths

What makes us different? Operating across key communities of interest, we work with organizations, SMEs and individuals that actively contribute to innovation. We share their aspirations to help build a more secure and equitable innovation-based society founded on principles of fair play and sustainability.

  • Intellectual Property Rights, Patents, Standard Essential Patents
  • Innovation and Competition Law
  • 5G and Internet of Things
  • Data Economy, Cloud Computing
  • GDPR and Cyber Security
  • International Trade
  • Sustainability and the ‘Green Deal’
  • Social Entrepreneurship and Infrastructure
  • Public Health and International Development

Number of Public Affairs Consultants

3 directors, 2 senior consultants, 2 senior advisers supported by 1 consultant, 2 policy assistants and 1 office manager

Key Clients

Current clients include Orange, Ericsson, Nokia, Panasonic, France Brevets, Dolby, InterDigital, Qualcomm, CISPE, Merck and AIOTI.

Thought Leadership

Intellectual property, patents and standards: through the IP Europe alliance, we are developing Licensing Best Practices with CENELEC/AFNOR, and working with European institutions to influence policy.

Data protection, GDPR and industry code of conduct: we are managing the first ever GDPR Code of Conduct for Cloud Computing to be adopted by EDPB.

Internet of Things: we work to create and co-finance the European Partnership on Smart Networks and Services, bringing Next Generation Connectivity and the Internet of Things into the Horizon Europe research program.

Testimonials and why clients like to work with us

Clients chose Europa Insights because we are proven specialists in the fields in which we work and in the specific activities we plan and deliver.

“Europa Insights helps us to understand and prioritize the key policy and regulatory issues that affect our business.”

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