José Manuel Diogo is master in intelligence and information security by IMS-Nova university, he is the author of the best seller book “The great secret agencies” published in Portugal and Brazil. He works with cyber security, lobby, public affairs and media intelligence. Also studied Business administration, Mechanical engineering and Journalism.

A world wide connector, opinion maker and lecturer, José Manuel is the only Portuguese opinion maker holding a weekly column in two quality mediums on both sides of the Atlantic. Thursdays in the Portuguese daily Jornal de Notícias and at IstoÉ, Brazilian leading audience omnibus newsmagazine.

As entrepreneur he mentored and co-founded several startups. Strong minded feminist.