PNO has expanded its activities to Portugal! As of  January 2022, we have opened two new branches in Lisbon and Porto to continue provide high services and enable new projects. The added European locations will strengthen PNO’s footprint and provide dedicated local support for our clients and partners in the region.


With our new branches in Lisbon and Porto, PNO’s family has grown to serve our clients and partners better. Our PNO experts will help you conceive, analyse, develop, finance and implement your innovation ideas.

“The innovation trajectory of Portugal in the past decade has been remarkable and in 2019 Portugal was first included in the group of “strong innovators” in the European Innovation Scoreboard. PNO aims at cooperating with the vibrant innovation ecosystem in Portugal and linking it to our vast European network, towards further fostering the innovation potential of the country.” PNO Group board member Paolo Salvatore announced.

In 2021, Portugal has ranked 31st among 132 economies featured in the Global Innovation Index 2021. Moreover, Portugal has been an active participant in EU funding programs for the past years. The country is also one of the European frontrunners in the area of renewable energy[1]. Therefore, Portugal offers many opportunities for PNO to support science, technology and industrial businesses innovation with its professional services.


PNO operates in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom and now in Portugal. With offices in 8 European countries, PNO has a solid base to offer its clients grants, innovation and compliance services across Europe.

Furthermore, PNO assists more than 2,000 organisations and 4,000 research clients and partners yearly. Thus, contributing to the complex innovation landscape and changing the world for better. Our network connects stakeholders from different sectors, domains, and countries, including academic organisations, research institutes, SMEs and large industries.

From this unique network, we offer a wide spectrum of services  such as public funding, innovation, and compliance sectors. Our teams hold a strong position in the fields of energy, mobility & supply chain, climate & environment, aerospace, security, defence, life sciences & health, and ICT sectors.



Looking for dedicated support in Portugal?  PNO offers custom-made service packages to support you to achieve your ambitious and goals.

Contact us at for more information or get in touch with our Portuguese offices at .