public affairs

  • Advise and support several companies in view of the shift of competencies following the 6th state reform
  • Strategic advice in the framework of public tenders (various industries)
  • Set up and manage a trade association, define its strategy and support the implementation of its lobbying activities
  • Lobbying activities regarding the regulation of a range of consumer products and professional services
  • Lobbying and communication activities in the framework of permitting procedures for a broad range of industrial, retail, real estate and energy companies
  • Public affairs support and coaching in the context of a contested restructuring scheme
  • Development and ongoing implementation of an ‘influencer programme’ for a Bel20 listed company: an integrated corporate communication and public affairs programme focusing on key stakeholders
  • Strategic advice and sounding board to one of the leading trade associations
  • Perception audit amongst political stakeholders in preparation of a lobbying programme for a professional services company
  • Active mediation and negotiation in conflict situations involving various authorities, public institutions and administrations
  • Intelligence gathering and strategic advice for a range of pharmaceutical companies regarding reimbursement schemes and product regulation
  • Set up a single issue coalition between various trade associations to defend a joint interest
  • Public affairs advice and support in response to criticism of consumer organisations, NGOs and local communities
  • Lobbying campaigns regarding corporate tax, excise and labour law for various multinational companies
  • Development of a comprehensive public affairs strategy for an airport and develop the required PA tools
  • Public affairs campaign and issues management to prevent political measures proposed under the pressure of a consumer organisation from being implemented
  • Regulatory monitoring for a broad range of clients, amongst others in the field of energy, tax, health, transport, permitting procedures
  • Setting up a ‘learning network’ on public affairs (a joint initiative with a leading employer association) involving senior public affairs professionals from blue chip companies
  • Political analysis and summary notes for international headquarters and managers