Policy Officer Economic and Legal Affairs
European Construction Industry Federation (FIEC)
Topic: Construction markets in Europe
Afonso Brito joined FIEC in the autumn of 2021 where he holds the position of Policy Officer Economic & Legal Affairs. Born in
Portugal, Afonso has also lived in the United States and Belgium. He is a College of Europe alumni, having completed an MA in European Political and Governance Studies, after having previously studied Law.
During his time at FIEC, Afonso has covered a wide range of topics from public procurement to infrastructure financing and maintenance. He helped organise the first two editions of the Eurobridge, an annual conference dedicated to the maintenance and safety of bridges in Europe. Committed to raising awareness of Europe’s maintenance deficit, Afonso also actively participates in site visits dedicated to the restoration of dilapidated infrastructure.