Meet Linda Pereira, International Liaison
Linda Pereira is the senior partner of CPL Events and is a graduate in modern languages. Linda is a qualified educator, professional congress organizer and international speaker. Her PR, marketing and event experience was gained during her time as a professional Interpreter and advisor whilst travelling all over the world accompanying Members of Government and has been present in the most important events which have marked our recent history. Her expertise in protocol and business etiquette as well as cross-cultural communication have given her a privileged status as a consultant in government circles and at the highest corporate levels.
Her work in the Meeting Industry led her to take a Master’s Degree in Adult Education. She is proud to have been involved in countless large-scale meetings at an international level and to have played an important role in the two European Presidencies held by Portugal as well as EXPO’98, the last World Exposition of the XXth century. Respected internationally as a speaker she is continually being invited to speak to professionals in the Business Travel Sector and has lectured in countries such as Italy, Spain, Russia, The Netherlands and South America to name just a few.
Ms. Pereira is also a founding member of the Forum Business Travel, a research organisation, President of the CIMPA Chapter Portugal and of the Portuguese Association of Women in Communication.
She is married to a retired military officer and has two adult daughters.
On July 12, just 9 short months after becoming the FIRST EVER woman Director of the ADVP, Linda was voted in as Vice President, an exciting honor and impressive victory for Linda and a wise move on part of this Latin, male dominated organization!
For more information visit www.cplevents.pt.