COMPANIES

SEC SPA
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SEC SPA

Established in Milan in 1989, SEC Spa operates on behalf of companies and public institutions in the fields of corporate communications and marketing, advocacy and digital communications. It is organized in divisions specialized in branding, economic-financial communications, crisis & reputation management, public affairs, health care, special events, integrated communications, CSR and environment. The company has a network of subsidiaries throughout Italy, (SEC & Associati, SEC & Partners, Sec Mediterranea), with offices in Milan, Rome, Turin, Bari, Venice, Udine, and Messina.

SEC holds the share majority in:

  • HIT, brain and body rental company, which offers services for events and communications such as personnel, interpreting, organizational secretariat, security, etc.
  • Curious Design, creative communication agency specialized in corporate identity, advertising, multimedia, events, promotions and direct marketing

Governance

The company is governed by a management committee composed of all the partners and the CFO

Paola Ambrosino
Gabriele Bertipaglia
Tiziana Biasini
Luca De Simoni
Marco Fraquelli
Anna Milito
Renato Pagani
Fiorenzo Tagliabue
Cesare Valli

CAMBRE
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CAMBRE ASSOCIATES

An agency based in Brussels, Cambre is among the most important players on the European public relations and public affairs market. “Advocacy 3.0” is the multidisciplinary and innovative approach that the agency has developed to deal with the profound changes of the political and institutional scenario from within: from applications for participation and active citizenship to the overdose of information and feelings on the Web and social media. Founded over ten years ago, Cambre works for important multinationals, European industrial federations, organizations and governments. It has received several important awards for its innovative approach such as the Public Affairs News Awards Consultancy of the Year (2010 and 2011), Campaign of the Year (2010) and Digital Campaign of the Year (2011 and 2012).

Governance

Tom Parker, Partner and Managing Director
Fiorenzo Tagliabue, President

ACH CAMBRE
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ACH CAMBRE

Founded in 1984, ACH is one of the long-standing operators in the Spanish communication market, with headquarters in Madrid and offices and professionals in Barcelona and other cities. It is responsible for the corporate communications and marketing of many important Spanish and international brands. Acquired by SEC in June 2014, in December of the same year it became ACH-Cambre, acquiring the agency SirCambre, specialized in Public affairs. Integration gave a new drive to this agency, which today offers solid competences in corporate and brand communications and in advocacy, both in Spain and in the European Union, as well as consultancy and services integrated by a specialized digital communications team.

Governance

Vicente Beneyto, Partner and Managing Director (one of the founders of ACH)
Antonio Hernando, Partner
Irene Matias, Partner and supervisor of the Public Affairs and Lobbying business unit
Maurizio Maione, responsible for international development
Fiorenzo Tagliabue, President

KOHL PR
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KOHL PR

Kohl PR is a public relations and advocacy agency with headquarters in Berlin. Its approach, which focuses strongly on consulting, allows it to authoritatively manage complex and critical areas of communications and advocacy. Kohl PR advises institutions, associations and companies especially in the fields of nutrition, health, consumer protection, sustainability and social dialogue.
Founded in 1984, Kohl PR was one of the first agencies in Germany to focus on political communications and the management of issues relevant to society and decision makers. Until today, issue and crisis management, as well as the interplay of public affairs, lobbying and public relations, are some of its primary areas of expertise, making this agency a reference point for the German communications market. Kohl PR is a member of the association of the leading PR and communication agencies in Germany (GPRA).

Governance

Peter Rall, Managing Director
Erhard Schoewel, Partner
Fiorenzo Tagliabue (SEC), President
Tom Parker (Cambre) Vice President

NEWINGTON
NEWINGTON

NEWINGTON

Public and corporate affairs. Issue-led, outcome focused communications. Local, national and European.
Award winning communications consultancy, Newington, is a top five public and corporate affairs agency based across offices in London, Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham and Chelmsford. Its team of 50 consultants provides objective led communications campaigns to some of the biggest brands in the UK. Our holistic approach covers all aspects of your communications activities. From understanding the political and regulatory environment, to delivering an effective political and media campaign, or even equipping you with the skills to face a select committee or challenging media interview. We pride ourselves on knowing and appreciating not only the politics and policy of a sector, but the commercial environment too. Our specialist practices bring together consultants who possess all of this knowledge along with real-world experience of the sectors they work in.

Governance

Fiorenzo Tagliabue (SEC), Chairman
Mark Glover, Phil Briscoe, Directors
Greg Rosen, Company Secretary

Martis CONSULTING
Martis CONSULTING

Martis CONSULTING

Martis CONSULTING is a Warsaw-based and one of Poland’s biggest PR agencies. Martis CONSULTING has operated on the market since 2001. It offers strategic advisory as well as corporate and finance PR and creates, implements and manages communication campaigns in order to make the most of publicity and restore reputation. Its experience spans all major industry sectors and is pride to be the communication partner of choice for a significant number of public companies. Its ability to solve Clients’ business problems is strengthened by combining its expertise with exceptional understanding of local media.
Martis advises its Clients on how to build understanding for company’s activities on the market and how to win public approval for company’s decisions, on how to build communication programs in accordance with business strategies and how to implement projects according to the highest standards, on how to manage crisis situations, preventing them and minimizing their harmful effects.

Governance

Fiorenzo Tagliabue (SEC), Chairman
Dariusz Jarosz, CEO
Ewa Baldyga Vice President