About us

MAS Consulting Group is a leading international public affairs and government relations firm. We work with Public Administration, Government, political and corporate clients. Since its inception in 2003 in the United States, the firm operates at a global level offering services, such as strategy and political intelligence, Public Administration relations, strategic communication, and senior management training.

With an active presence in the United States, Latin America, and Europe, MAS Consulting offers a network of own and affiliated offices as well as collaborators, which allows us to be present in the main global markets: Washington, D. C., Madrid, Brussels, London, Rome, Lisbon, Mexico, D. F., Buenos Aires, etc. Since its creation, the firm has provided services to clients in over twenty countries all over the world, both in the private and public sphere.

Our work has been internationally acknowledged with some of the most important awards within the Communication and Public Affairs industry: Pollie Awards (American Association of Political Consultants); Rising Star (Campaigns & Elections Magazine); Sabre Awards (United Kingdom); Victory Award (United States), etc.

Throughout our history, and in addition to the consultancy services we provide, MAS Consulting has become an international point of reference in the academic field thanks to its pioneering training programs in partnership with prestigious institutions, such as The George Washington University and the Comillas Pontifical University (ICADE).

Our History


2003


César Martínez inaugurates the first MAS Consulting Group office in San Antonio (Texas). A few months later, the Mexico D. F office was opened.



2004


First office in Paseo de la Castellana, 163 Madrid.



2005


MAS Consulting launches in Spain the pioneering postgraduate program in Electoral Campaign Management.



2006


Opening of new office in Caracas, 6, Madrid.

Start of the academic partnership MAS Consulting - Comillas Pontifical University ICAI-ICADE.



2007


The MAS Consulting and The George Washington University International Seminar on Political Communication becomes the major forum for Political Communication featuring the participation of George Lakoff.



2008


Daniel Ureña, the first Spanish consultant to be awarded the Rising Star from Campaigns & Elections magazine.

Opening of new offices in Serrano 81, Madrid.



2009


First Spanish office to be awarded a Pollie - the Oscars of Political Communication granted by the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC).

MAS Consulting becomes the first Spanish Public Affairs firm listed in the Transparency Registry of the European Commission.



2010


MAS Consulting becomes the first Spanish firm in EPACA, the European association for public affairs consultants.

MAS Consulting launches the leading program in Spain on Lobbying and Public Affairs, the “Postgraduate Program in Public Affairs Management (PDAP)”.



2011


New partners join the firm.

Agreement between Comillas ICADE and MAS Consulting for the creation of the Public Leadership Workshops.

MAS Consulting leads the organization of the Annual Congress of the European Association of Political Consultants (EAPC) in Madrid,



2010


MAS Consulting becomes the first Spanish firm in EPACA, the European association for public affairs consultants.

MAS Consulting launches the leading program in Spain on Lobbying and Public Affairs, the “Postgraduate Program in Public Affairs Management (PDAP)”.



2011


New partners join the firm.

Agreement between Comillas ICADE and MAS Consulting for the creation of the Public Leadership Workshops.

MAS Consulting leads the organization of the Annual Congress of the European Association of Political Consultants (EAPC) in Madrid,



2012


First Postgraduate Programe in Economic Intelligence and Security (PIES).

Publishing of the MAS Consulting Guide for the United States Elections.



2013


Opening of our new offices in Serrano 31, Madrid.

MAS Consulting joins the ADECEC, the employers' association of communication and public relationships consultants in Spain.

His majesty, King Felipe VI, greets the first class of the Postgraduate Program on Economic Intelligence and Security from MAS Consulting Group and Comillas ICADE.

MAS Consulting celebrates its tenth anniversary in Spain.



2014


Launching of MAS Consulting Trends, a service based on the analysis on current business trends and political issues developed by the firm consultants team.

Implementing the MAS Consulting Forum, meeting space designed for business executives, political representatives, and opinion leaders that periodically gather at the offices of MAS Consulting in Madrid.



2015


New partners join to the firm.

MAS Consulting postgraduates students visits La Moncloa.

MAS Consulting collaborates with the National Institute of Public Administration in the training of senior officials. 2016



2016


MAS Consulting is one of the first firms to enter in the Lobby Register of the National Markets and Competition Commission (CNMC)..

I MAS Consulting Alumni Meeting with more than 100 people involved.

MAS Consulting and the Government Atlantic Institute launched the School of Political Communications.

Roberto Rodriguez, partner of MAS Consulting, is nominated to the Victory Award of Merit for Excellence in Teaching.

Conference of Daniel Ureña, Partner & CEO of MAS Consulting, at Harvard University.

Daniel Ureña, Partner and CEO of MAS Consulting, is elected President of the Association for Communication Policy (ACOP).

Daniel Ureña, Partner and CEO of MAS Consulting, is included in the "25 Innovators in EMEA 2016" ranking of The Holmes Report.

Imma Aguilar joins to the firm as new partner.