Building Trust, Securing Futures

About Us

Investing ahead of the curve since 2006

Irish-born but globally-bred, MESPIL are a pan-European investment and asset management company bringing 360 degree service to clients and investors alike. Currently creating lifestyle destinations with property for sale in Portugal’s Algarve as well as across mainland Europe, MESPIL has a strong history investing across various sectors including Private Equity, Energy and Infrastructure.

Drawing on the team’s combined century of investment management experience, MESPIL has honed in on the opportunities for real estate investment available in Europe, and with their current and upcoming opportunities of homes to buy in the Algarve, they are offering the ultimate Mediterranean escapes for investors from all over the globe.

To date, the MESPIL team has delivered 2,500 residential units in Europe with a sales value in excess of €300 million, an impressive 1,500 hotel rooms and a further €100 million in infrastructure projects in the UK.

Our Mission

Your partner in Portugal, working hard every day to support our clients make educated property investment decisions for a better tomorrow.

Our Vision

Bringing Portugal To The World

Core Values


We uphold and expect the highest standards of business practice, from both ourselves and our chosen business partners, fostering a bedrock of honesty and principled execution of all our activities.


One look at a completed MESPIL property development crystallises the level of excellence upon which we insist. Truly breath-taking properties finished to the zenith of quality. This degree of excellence is also incorporated into our investment business services.


We love what we do and are motivated to inspire ourselves, each other and our clients every day. Only by really enjoying the service we provide, passionately challenging ourselves in the relentless pursuit of doing better, can we do so to such a high standard.

Strong Relationships

Connected relationships are at the heart of what we do, and our reputation means everything. We build trust with our clients and business partners cultivating ease and enjoyment in all engagements and negotiations for today and the future.


Our reputation is everything to us, as is maintaining yours. By providing the best-in-class investment and asset management, our reputation grows and strengthens, as will yours as our clients, investors and business partners.

Everything we do is done through the lens of our core values, from acquiring real estate, developing it to the MESPIL standard, to selling your property to operating and managing your assets and yielding your investment return. We give an unrestricted access to our support and a 5 star, 360 degree service with every aspect of your investment, be it as a client, investor or a business partner.

Outstanding service enables enduring trust and maximum value to you.

Our People

Our team is the backbone of our core values, no service can be delivered without the professionals behind it, and the MESPIL team is testament to its success.

Advisory Board Member

Focused from early in his career on Business Development, Guilherme’s professional experience has been in supporting enterprises develop their business in emerging countries, bridging the gap between multilateral financial institutions, governmental bodies and Portuguese corporates. View Profile

Guilherme Barroso

Advisory Board Member

Mr. António Coutinho Rebelo is a real estate expert and investor with an extensive track record in the investment arena since the late 80’s. He started his career in the Investment Banking sector working for the first privately owned Bank in Portugal, Millennium BCP where he launched the first management fund comprising of companies, mutual funds and real estate funds. View Profile

António Rebelo


Running his own consulting company with a number of other interests in Energy, renewable and envorinmental start- up companies, Aidan is also a Director of Science Foundation Ireland, the primary funding agency for research excellence in Ireland. View Profile

Aidan Donnelly

Managing Director

One of MESPIL’s co-founders, Tom O’Connor has an impressive track record as an international business executive utilising his wealth of knowledge in the energy, construction and healthcare sectors both in Ireland and overseas to identify and leverage key business opportunities. View Profile

Tom O’Connor

Director - Finance

A highly experienced Financial Director, Andrew co-founded MESPIL with Tom O’Connor. His long history of working in the investment management industry has given him an invaluable knowledge and experience that he’s successfully leveraged in his role in the company. View Profile

Andrew McAdam

Director - Sales

Aaron’s experience as a high-level property investor spans 20 years prior to joining MESPIL in 2016. Having owned and directed multiple property companies, he has successfully constructed and sold over 2,500 units across Europe, operating his previous company, in six offices across the continent with a turnover of over €300 million. View Profile

Aaron Tracey

Director Funding

Thomas Kottmann is responsible for strengthening and expanding MESPIL’s investor network, as well as ensuring successful investment preparedness for each of our real estate projects whilst maintaining strong and transparent relationships with our investors. View Profile

Thomas Kottmann

VP Investor Relations

Erica started with MESPIL as Director of Operations successfully building out all internal processes, systems and marketing collateral and has since been promoted to VP of Investor Relations. View Profile

Erica Cash

Financial Controller

David joined MESPIL in 2015 as Financial Controller with a wide-ranging experience base across multiple sectors. His time in property is the most significant and he was at one time managing 30 companies, from property to investment businesses, giving an excellent background from which to expand in MESPIL. View Profile

David Horan