Our partners

Our partners

The following companies are part of the SEC Global international network.


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Established in Milan in 1989, SEC SpA operates on behalf of companies and public institutions in the fields of corporate communications and marketing, advocacy and digital communications. It is organized in divisions specialized in branding, economic-financial communications, crisis & reputation management, public affairs, health care, special events, integrated communications, CSR and environment. The company has a network of subsidiaries throughout Italy, (SEC & Associati, SEC & Partners, Sec Mediterranea), with offices in Milan, Rome, Turin, Bari, Venice, Udine and Catania.

SEC holds the share majority in:
- HIT, brain and body rental company, which offers services for events and communications such as personnel, interpreting, organizational secretariat, security, etc.
- Curious Design, creative communication agency specialized in corporate identity, advertising, multimedia, events, promotions and direct marketing


The company is governed by a management committee composed of all the partners and the CFO

  • Paola Ambrosino
  • Gabriele Bertipaglia
  • Tiziana Biasini
  • Marco Fraquelli
  • Anna Milito
  • Fiorenzo Tagliabue



Cambre Associates, is one of Brussels’ leading agencies, bringing a collaborative approach to EU government relations, public affairs and public relations to anticipate and manage its clients’ policy and reputation needs.

Cambre was an early pioneer of integrated advocacy services and developed the concept “Advocacy 3.0”, a multidisciplinary approach to deal with the profound changes shaping the European policy landscape. Founded over ten years ago, Cambre works for multinationals, industry federations, civil society organizations and governments. It has received numerous awards for its innovative approach, including the Public Affairs News Awards Consultancy of the Year (2010 and 2011), Campaign of the Year (2010) and Digital Campaign of the Year (2011 and 2012), Europaawards Media Series (2017).


  • Victoria Main – Chief Executive
  • Tom Parker - Chairman
  • Fiorenzo Tagliabue - Board Member


ACH Cambre

Founded in 1984, ACH is one of the longest-standing operators on the Spanish communication market, with headquarters in Madrid and offices and professionals in Barcelona and other cities. It is responsible for the corporate communications and marketing of many major Spanish and international brands. Acquired by SEC in June 2014, in December of the same year it became ACH-Cambre further to the acquisition of the agency SirCambre, specialised in advocacy. Integration gave a new momentum to the agency, which today offers services in corporate, brand communications and advocacy.


  • Javier de Mendizábal, CEO
  • Antonio Hernando, Non-Executive Director
  • Maurizio Maione, Executive Director
  • Fiorenzo Tagliabue, Chairman


Kolh Pr

Kohl PR is a public relations and advocacy agency with its headquarters in Berlin. With a strong emphasis on strategic counsel, the Kohl PR team authoritatively manage complex and critical areas of communications and advocacy for its clients. Kohl PR advises institutions, associations and companies with a particular focus on the fields of nutrition, health, consumer protection, sustainability and social dialogue.

Founded in 1984, Kohl PR was one of the first agencies in Germany to focus on political communications and the management of issues relevant to society and decision makers. Issue and crisis management, as well as the interplay between public affairs, lobbying and public relations, are its primary areas of expertise, making this agency a reference point for the German communications market. Kohl PR is a member of the association of the leading PR and communication agencies in Germany (GPRA).


  • Peter Rall, Managing Director
  • Erhard Schoewel, Partner
  • Fiorenzo Tagliabue, Chairman
  • Tom Parker Deputy Chairman


Newington is an award winning political and corporate communications consultancy. Established in 2006, our sustained growth of over 20% per year makes us one of the fastest growing consultancies in the UK, as rated by PRWeek 2018. We’ve built a reputation as an ambitious agency that values creativity, hard work, integrity and that cares about building long-lasting partnerships. That means we’re not afraid to tackle tough issues, to ask challenging questions, and to work collaboratively.

Our 50-plus team of skilled consultants work across a variety of different disciplines and sectors to consistently deliver demonstrable results for our clients. Our services include advocacy to help our clients influence policy in Westminster and Whitehall; strategic counsel to help our clients’ senior teams make genuinely informed decisions; intelligence gathering and horizon scanning to keep our clients up to date and prepared to act; content creation to ensure our clients have a compelling and credible story to tell; community engagement to foster grass-roots support; profile raising to position our clients as thought leaders; and crisis communications to support our clients through the most difficult times. We are proud that throughout our history we have been standard bearers for transparency and ethics. We strongly support and adhere to the APPC and PRCA industry codes of conduct, and we are signatories of the Statutory Register of Consultant Lobbyists and the Scottish Lobbying Register.


  • Mark Glover and Phil Briscoe, Managing Directors
  • Greg Rosen, Company Secretary
  • Fiorenzo Tagliabue (SEC), Chairman


Martis consulting

Martis CONSULTING is one of Poland’s biggest PR agencies. Based in Warsaw it has operated on the Polish market since 2001. It offers strategic advisory as well as corporate and financial PR and creates, implements and manages communication campaigns in order to make the most of an organisation’s publicity and reputation. Its experience covers all major industry sectors and Martis is proud to be the communication partner of choice for a significant number of public Polish companies.

Martis advises its clients on how to build understanding of a company’s presence and activities on the Polish market and how to win public approval for company’s decisions. It advises on building locally tailored communication programs in accordance with business strategies, the implementation of projects to the highest standards, and the management of crisis situations, where possible preventing them and if too late minimizing damaging impacts


  • Dariusz Jarosz, CEO
  • Fiorenzo Tagliabue, Chairman
  • Ewa Baldyga, Deputy Chairwoman


Sec latam

With over 15 years of experience in Colombia, SEC Latam is an agency comprised of 60 employees with extensive experience in communication strategies in both the public and private sectors. The agency is recognized in the market for its strategic thinking and excellence in execution. SEC Latam develops integrated communication strategies in collaboration with its customers and aids their effective implementation.

SEC Latam operations are structured around the following business units:

  • Public & Corporate Affairs
  • Healthcare
  • Brand PR: Consumer, Marketing & Lifestyle
  • SEC Latam: Content marketing, Creativity, Design & Integrated Production
  • Social media

The strategic thinking abilities within SEC Latam come for the wealth of experience and background of its management team formed by Gonzalo de Francisco (Senior Vice President), Mateo Mora (Senior Director) and Rodrigo Pardo (Finance & Admin Director), in addition to our two Managing Directors. This structure provides comprehensive and integrated solutions to clients.


  • Claudia de Francisco, CEO
  • Rafael Mora, CEO
  • Massimiliano Castellari, Chairman


Created in 2009, CLAI is a French consulting firm, specialised in corporate communications strategy. CLAI’s approach is based on the principle that peers prescription and recommendation will always outweigh the own issuer communication. We offer our clients to transform their various audiences into ambassadors and defenders. The aim is to place companies or public institutions at the heart of an ecosystem of relay publics, to generate and sustain Corporate advocacy®.


Corporate advocacy® is about leveraging key audiences to create a shared commitment around a company or institution and its corporate brand, to create preference in its favour or to ‎insure its defence when necessary.

CLAI has received numerous awards, among which : Agency of the Year in 2012 and 2014 (Corporate Agency of the Year) and in 2017 (Influence Agency of the Year), as well as 2 Top Com Awards (Public Relations Award in 2013 and Design in 2016).


  • Eric Giuily, President
  • Elisabeth Coutureau , Co-president