Honorary Consul Mr Pedro Manuel Medeiros dos Anjos
Republic of Angola
Rua dos Coqueiros, nº11
Phone: +244 222 33 84 38
Assignments: Adviser to the Administration of an Angolan Bank responsible for Institutional Relations; Board Member for an Angolan group that operates in the Oil&Gas sector as well as in Diamonds, Insurance, Real Estate, Sports & Entertainment.
Professional Experience: business background, work in banking and focusing on Economic Diplomacy helped to develop experience in international business and a great network of contacts at the Angolan political arena. Master Thesis "Entrepreneurship in Angola - Developing the next generation of Angolan Leaders" is in preparation for publishing,
Areas of high potential for cooperation: Estonia’s proven track record in ICT and one of the most sophisticated e-Government platforms in the world as well as the ability to replicate that has made Estonia attractive partner. Education and Health Care are the priority areas for the Angolan Government and are also the areas, where bilateral cooperation might be mutually beneficial. Angola is trying to diversify the economy and has a lot to learn from Estonia.
Vision: Inviting Angolan decision makers to visit Estonia and to learn more about innovations in IT, as well as in Engineering, Telecommunication, Banking, Wood, and the Textile sectors. Convincing the Angolan Government Officials that Estonia should and shall be a valid potential partner. Preparation Pilot Projects to test the cooperation possibilities and obtain the experience needed for full-scale cooperation.
Hobbies: traveling with family and exploring new destinations; former basketball player at the leagues of professional and semi-professional level, career ended up due to knee problem.