Pedro Tavares

General Coordinator at eBUPi, Simplified Land Digital Registry Mission Unit - Portugal

Pedro Tavares currently heads eBUPi - Simplified Land Digital Registry Mission Unit - Portugal, a public agency responsible for the expansion of a new cadaster and registry initiative using a digital approach (Ministry of Justice and Ministry of Environment).

Previously, he worked as Senior Advisor at the cabinet of the Minister of Justice and State Secretary of Justice where he managed different innovation and transformative projects and policies, including a Justice Innovation Lab; transparency and participation projects, or new digital Citizen-centric services.

He was the Ministry innovation contact point for OECD, responsible for the Justice Innovation report for Portugal and also several international projects with the European Commission.
He also worked as marketing & innovation director at different IT companies, including Vision-Box, PHC Software, Gfi Group and also in the public sector, where he managed several innovation projects such as the new concept for the citizens’ one-stop shop (Lojas de Cidadão), or the Citizens’ Portal.

He holds a Master Degree in Digital by Universidade Nova de Lisboa a Post Graduation in Business Administration, by ISEG, a BA in Communication Studies by Universidade Nova de Lisboa and an advanced course in Digital Innovation by The University of Chicago.