Vice President Global External Affairs & Media Relations
Miguel is Vice-President Global External Affairs and Media Relations at Unilever responsible for managing engagement with global stakeholders, issues and crisis management as well media relations. He first joined Unilever in November 2001 when he helped to establish Unilever’s EU External Affairs office in Brussels. He is actively involved in a range of business organisations including; the World Economic Forum, the Executive of the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA), UN Global Compact LEAD and the Global Business Initiative on Human Rights (GBI). He has more than 25 years of communications experience having previously held several public affairs positions in the UK, US and Brussels. He worked as Research Assistant in both the UK Parliament and the US Congress. Miguel is Portuguese and lives in the UK with his wife and two daughters. His personal interests include travel, reading, music, wine collecting, pilates, scuba diving and sailing.