About us

Integrity, Responsibility, and Objectivity

ACOQ’s mission is to provide a high quality service to all companies and enterprises, respecting their needs, as well as all ethical principles that should run all business.

We follow values in our behaviour such as: Integrity, Responsibility, and Objectivity. Our actions are ruled to clients needs, and our position is like a partnership. We guarantee our involvement to provide all information necessary to setting up, maintain or growing up your business.

Therefore, ACOQ intends to provide an important and effective service, personalized to each client which guarantees a competitive development of companies working in different markets.

Pedro Simões

Our history

ACOQ was set up in 2004, in result of almost 15 years of experience of its shareholder Pedro Simões.
On November 25th 2005, ACOQ inaugurates its Sintra´s Office, and raises a range of customers in other municipalities in the Greater Lisbon area.
Since March 2007, to give closer support to our clients in the south of Portugal, ACOQ has opened a southern branch in Albufeira.
Pedro Simões

Pedro Simões

Founding Partner

Pedro Simões has a High Degree in Management from Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. During his career, Pedro Simões supported the management of several businesses, by providing Tax Advising to small and medium companies as well as individuals. Pedro Simoes is also a consultant for various international companies, based both in Portugal and abroad.

Pedro Simões has a specialization in Taxation by the IDEFF – Instituto de Direito Económico, Financeiro e Fiscal da Universidade de Lisboa – completed in 2007. Since 2004, Pedro Simões writes a column about fiscal matters on the newspaper The Resident, a publication based in Lagoa aiming at the needs of the foreign community living in Portugal.

Recently, Pedro Simões got a certification for Social Economy (3rd Sector) as Consultant and Trainer certified by AEP, and, since 2009, is supporting several social institutions as a consultant on the National Programme promoted by the UMP.

Our clients

We are privileged to work with clients from all over the world and do not take it lightly. We see our clients as partners and work together with them to achieve results that can be measured.