About Us

FGV Europe is the international project and advisory unit of the Brazilian think tank Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV).

We provide project development, research and advisory services for organizations across the private, public, and social sectors who wish to implement their projects in Brazil, or with Brazilian partners elsewhere. Our offices are located in Cologne, Berlin and Rio de Janeiro.

Thanks to FGV’s long-standing expertise in all strategic areas of the Brazilian macroeconomic scenario, our advisory services cover a wide range of sectors and industries, including:

  • Infrastructure and energy
  • Transport and logistics
  • Green technologies
  • Digitalization
  • Urban development and innovation in public services
  • Agriculture and food security
  • Social innovation and impact financing



Supported by a strong expert pool covering a wide range of sectors and industries, FGV Europe offers its clients support in the screening and implementation of foreign investment endeavors, technology transfer projects and project finance operations. Following FGV’s strong academic tradition, this advisory work is based on applied research.


In cooperation with partner organizations from Europe and Brazil, FGV Europe develops events and publications that can stimulate and improve bi- and multilateral exchange and cooperation on topics of mutual interest.


To build bridges with strategic partners and explore opportunities for bilateral collaboration with governments, research institutions, international organizations, academics, think tanks, and private companies abroad.