Who We Are

MGI & Associados, SROC, Lda was set up in 2009, through a partnership of professionals with extensive experience in auditing and taxation.

We are a full service firm and can look after all your auditing, tax and consulting needs.

The company’s culture guiding its conduct and relationships with its stakeholders are based on Quality and Rigour // Proximity, Flexibility, Flair and innovation // Confidentiality, Transparency.

As we grew and found that our clients needed support outside the country, we realised that we needed international access. To that end, we joined MGI Worldwide in 2009 and this global network – one of the oldest in the world – supports us and our clients in their markets abroad.

As a committed member of MGI Worldwide, we can support your business wherever you are.

Where We Are

MGI& Associados, SROC, Lda is locally present in 3 cities – Porto, Lisbon and Viseu, each with their own partner and management team.

As a committed member of MGI Worldwide, we service clients on a local, regional and international level.

Together with other member firms we offer the ‘one-stop-shop’ solution clients need when entering new local and international markets.

Our Quality

We take quality assurance very seriously, as your business depends on our serving your needs on time and according to the highest standards.

Our quality assurance systems are reviewed by MGI Worldwide and so meet the highest global standards, as well as by our own regulators – the Portuguese Institute of Statutory Auditors and the Portuguese Securities Exchange Commission.

Our Experience

Our client list says it all. We have built up an enviable client portfolio, among wich we highlight:

City and Town Councils/Municipal Companies// Public and Private Hospitals// Tourism Associations// Charitable organisations// Textiles// Cork// Construction Materials// Gambling and Gaming// Construction// Industrial tools and equipment// Universities and Colleges// Fuel// Chemicals// Food Products// Freight Forwarders// Footwear// Production and sale of wine// Advertising// Professional bodies// Holding companies// Travel agencies// Metallurgy// Retail trade// Renewable energies

Our clients understand that we work hard and meticulously to earn their trust and reliance on our expertise.

Our Team

The full time staff of MGI & Associados, SROC, Lda is made up of members reputed on the highest professional standards and operational competence. These are ensured through the implementation of strict working guidelines and by carrying out regular audits of services provided.

Each project is planned and executed by a team under the overall supervision of a Coordinating Partner. The size, make up and levels of experience of the team depend on the nature, scale and complexity of the work involved.

José Augusto Silva Mendes

smendes@mgi.pt

Degree in Economics from the University of Porto, Portuguese Chartered Accountant and Portuguese Statutory Auditor since 1981 (member number 473).

He has been a Lecturer in Technical Education, Economist to the Portuguese tax authorities specialising in company tax inspection and Tax Consultant.

Manuela Ferreira

mferreira@mgi.pt

She has a Diploma in Accounting from ISCAP (Higher Institute of Accounting and Administration), a degree in Economics from the University of Porto, is a Portuguese Chartered Accountant and a Portuguese Statutory Auditor since 1989 (member number 667).

She has been a Secondary Education Teacher, an Economist to the Portuguese tax authorities specialising in company tax inspection, and a Tax Consultant.

Joel Moura

jmoura@mgi.pt

He has a degree in Accounting and Administration from ISCAP (Higher Institute of Accounting and Administration), a post graduate doctorate in Accounting, Audit and Taxation from the Lusíada University, is a Portuguese Chartered Accountant and Statutory Auditor since 2011 (member number 1493).

He has been an auditor in statutory auditing companies.

Ema Palma

epalma@mgi.pt

Degree in Auditing and Accounting from ISCAL (Lisbon Higher Institute of Accounting and Administration), a degree in Law from the University of Lisbon and is a Portuguese Statutory Auditor.

During her career, she has been Manager at Ernst & Young, where she worked for 9 years, having had responsibilities in managing audit works in big companies throughout the world, in particular Portugal, Spain, Italy, Brazil and in Portuguese-Speaking African Countries. She has founded a Statutory Audit Firm, where she has been responsible for the audit department. She has been a University Lecturer in ISCTE, INDEG and in the training department of the Portuguese Parliament.

João Moita

jmoita@mgi.pt

He has a Diploma in Accounting from ESTGV-IPV (Higher Institute of Accounting), master degree in Auditing from Economics from ISCAC, Portuguese Chartered Accountant and Portuguese Statutory Auditor since 2015 (member number 1741).

He has been a University Lecturer and accounting consultant.

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