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Brussels Office Since

Spring 2000

Firm Description

FIPRA International is an independent European and international public affairs consultancy based in Brussels.

Ownership Structure

Independent – owned by management.

International Structure

The FIPRA Network is a global network of independent, owner-operated consultancies providing high-level expert advice on public affairs, regulatory consulting & government relations. It offers clients access to a one-stop-shop for their policy and regulatory affairs, combining global reach with local in-market expertise. Our Network is present in more than 50 countries.

Key Strengths

As experts in political and regulatory processes, we advise leading businesses and organisations on how to navigate complex policy landscapes and address regulatory challenges. We do this by seeking positive outcomes and sustainable policy change at the intersection of public and private interests. 

We also coordinate the wider FIPRA Network together with our partners. Our Network offers clients unrivalled access to bespoke, highly-specialised strategic counsel in all EU and EEA Member States in Europe, as well as elsewhere internationally, bringing together global reach with local, in-market expertise. With 50 outstanding, dedicated professionals in our Brussels and London offices, we combine in-depth regulatory expertise and high-level political insight which helps our clients achieve meaningful and measurable outcomes. 

At the heart of our collective approach to public affairs and government relations lies a determination to seek the common ground between our clients’ objectives and the wider public interest. We support our clients with an evidence-based approach to policymaking. 

Since our founding in 2000, FIPRA International has advised a wide range of clients in a host of sectors, including banking & financial services, chemicals, industrials & mining, competition & antitrust, digital & tech, energy & environment, food & drink, healthcare & life sciences, transport, travel & logistics, international trade and, more recently, Brexit-related issues. 

Number of Public Affairs Consultants

40 in Brussels

Key Clients

FIPRA is registered with the EU Register of Interest Representatives / EU Transparency Register. Further information on FIPRA’s clients may be found on the EU Register website. 

Thought Leadership

Members of FIPRA’s senior management team, led by Chairman Robert Madelin, regularly contribute to EU public policy debates, conferences and publications, in addition to advising clients on their strategic positioning. 

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