Founder and Executive Producer
Founder of the Spy Manor Productions LDA. In this role she is focused on building the network within the film industry to attract the movie makers to Portugal.
Her mission is to establish the framework for the location, production and co-production services that Spy Manor has to offer.
Being married to a passionate James Bond movies fan along with the fascination with the beauty and the charm of Portugal have inspired Vanda’s move to this industry.
Apart from Spy Manor Productions, Vanda is managing Astmond Lifestyle marketing consulting company, a family and is enjoying playing tennis in her spare time.
Producer and Development Executive
Producer and Development Executive Peter has over 20 years of experience in the film industry. He has worked closely with iconic producers Stephen Woolley and Nik Powell and collaborated with studios such as Miramax, Paramount Pictures, and Warner Brothers. Peter specialises in brand marketing associated with film and fashion and has worked on classic and diverse productions including, The crying game, Michael Collins, The end of the affair, Interview with the Vampire and How to lose friends and alienate people. As a product placement director, he has worked on films including Kill your friends, Carol, and London Fields. He served as a research adviser on the James Bond documentary Everything or Nothing and producer on various short films and the documentaries Through her eyes and Studio 17: The Lost Reggae Tapes. Most recently, he has aligned product placement integration on the caper comedy The Hustle starring Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson and the up and coming Blumhouse Productions feature You Should have left, starring Kevin Bacon.
Having grown up in the Algarve, Rodrigo is an absolute expert on this part of the country.
Rodrigo comes from a scientific background, having studied in biochemistry. Possessing an analytical mindset along with being very sociable and communicative, Rodrigo is an essential part of our team
He has invaluable tips when it comes to local accommodation, travel, as well as the government/formalities network.
Marketing & Media Relations
Born in Brazil and based in the UK for most of her adult life, Renata is an experienced publisher, editor and journalist with 20 years of experience in the luxury sector, writing about luxury experiences and managing media communications, marketing and branding for many of the world’s best known luxury hotels.