Pen & Tec Consulting SLU (Pen & Tec Consulting)

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Lobbying costs:

WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.

WARNING: The lobbying costs declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.

1,500,000€ - 1,749,999€

Financial year: 01/01/2020 - 01/12/2020

Lobbyists declared: 20.25 FTE (27)

WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.


Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 0

Meetings with European Commission: 0

Lobbying costs over the years:


Pen & Tec Consulting SLU (Pen & Tec Consulting)

Registration on EU Transparency Register

519385128751-26 (First registered: 24 Oct 2017)

Goals / Remit

Pen & Tec is a specialist consultancy with 20 years’ experience advising companies on the regulatory requirements for the food chain, human & animal health & nutrition in Europe. We help clients take food & feed products to market faster, & offer strategic advice on optimising the return on investment from their existing product portfolios.

The President, Dr Elinor McCartney has over 30 years’ experience in product development & EU regulatory affairs for multiple categories, including food & feed additives, novel foods & nutrition & health claims. Elinor is a frequent & popular speaker at international conferences on topics such as probiotics & nutritional support for human & animal health, and is also the author or co-author of over 30 manuscripts published in peer-reviewed scientific journals.

Pen & Tec was founded to meet the needs of companies faced with the growing complexity of food chain legislation & increasingly stringent requirements for regulatory submissions in (...)


Pen & Tec Consulting is involved in & tracks key areas of EU food chain legislation &relevant EFSA guidance. Since our inception in 2000, we have been involved in over 200 food or feed application dossiers, covering a wide range of food & feed additives & ingredients. Pen & Tec's President, Dr Elinor McCartney, is President of the the AVC (Association of Veterinary Consultants), a recognised stakeholder with EMA, EFSA & the EU Commission. Elinor served as an expert to support discussions on updated EFSA FEEDAP efficacy guidance. Pen & Tec Consulting is active in providing constructive feedback to the EU Commission & to EFSA in REFIT & other reviews & updates to EU legislation & guidelines, & EFSA guidance documents.


Head office:
Pen & Tec Consulting SLU Pl. Ausias March 1, 4th Floor, D01 Pl. Ausias March 1, 4th Floor, D01
Sant Cugat del Vallès ES-08915

Tel: 34 936758015