BKT Meets Herdade do Pigeiro - Alfonso Bulhão Martins

Alfonso Cavaleiro de Ferreira Bulhão Martins plays a significant role within Herdade do Pigeiro.

Embracing the family's agricultural heritage, Alfonso actively contributes to the company's progress and sustainability efforts, harmonizing tradition with innovation.

His responsibilities extend beyond the fields as he engages in various partnerships crucial to Herdade do Pigeiro's success.

This narrative sheds light on Alfonso's diverse contributions to the enterprise as BKT stands as a valuable collaborator, propelling Herdade do Pigeiro toward new horizons in the agricultural industry. Join Alfonso on his unique journey as he navigates the past, present, and future of this exceptional agricultural venture.

  • Alfonso Bulhão Martins
    Alfonso Bulhão Martins
  • Bruno Pernas
    Bruno Pernas
  • Luís Bulhão Martins
    Luís Bulhão Martins
Did you know?
  • For the initial six years of his life, Alfonso resided in the city of Lisbon with his mother while his father, deeply committed to overseeing the operations at Herdade do Pigeiro, lived in the serene landscapes of Alentejo. However, at the age of six, Alfonso and his mother rejoined his father, reuniting the family and connecting their lives to the agricultural heritage of Herdade do Pigeiro.
  • Alfonso's journey from academia to the professional realm was swift and remarkable. After submitting his master's thesis on a Tuesday, he wasted no time and commenced his career at Herdade do Pigeiro the following Monday, displaying an unswerving commitment to his family's agricultural legacy.
  • In a quirky turn of events, the decision to asphalt the farm's roads stemmed from the housekeepers' complaints about dust infiltrating their living spaces. Alfonso recalls a humorous chapter where he took it upon himself to resolve the issue, initiating the process of road asphalting.
Alfonso Bulhão Martins
Alfonso Bulhão Martins

Afonso Cavaleiro de Ferreira Bulhão Martins, the son of LuÍs Bulhão Martins, serves as the General Manager at Herdade do Pigeiro.

With a background in agricultural engineering, Afonso joined the family business after successfully completing his studies.

In his current role, he shoulders significant responsibilities and actively contributes to the company's strategic decisions. His involvement in the company signifies a commitment to its ongoing growth and evolution.

Bruno Pernas
Bruno Pernas

Bruno Pernas, coming from Elvas and armed with an Agricultural Engineering degree, plays a crucial role at Herdade do Pigeiro.

As the field engineer, he manages agricultural operations, crops and the entire machinery park.

Bruno embraces Herdade do Pigeiro's commitment to social responsibility, forging connections with local businesses and workers.

His enduring passion for agriculture drives his unwavering dedication to the company.

Luís Bulhão Martins
Luís Bulhão Martins

Introducing Luís Bulhão Martins, a visionary force in Portuguese agriculture.

With four decades dedicated to Herdade do Pigeiro, he's not just a leader; he's the driving spirit. From the fields to the boardroom, Luís' journey has transformed this family legacy into a modern agricultural powerhouse.

His unwavering commitment to sustainability and innovation, with the support of his son Afonso and the field engineer Bruno Pernas, has elevated Herdade do Pigeiro to unparalleled success.