EXEC Announces New Managing Partner

EXEC, a Brazilian boutique Executive Search & Leadership Consulting firm, just announced its new Managing Partner. Andre Freire comes from Executive Search firm Odgers Berndtson, where he worked for the past three years as Managing Partner & CEO of the Brazilian operations.

Freire is a seasoned Executive, with over 15 years of top leadership experience from industrial corporations. With a BS in Civil Engineering from Escola de Engenharia Maua (Brazil), an MBA from FGV (Brazil), a post-grad degree in Management from Kellogg School of Management (USA) and a post-grad degree in Management of People from INSEAD (France), the Executive was CEO Latin America for US multinationals Gilbarco Veeder-Root (NYSE:DHR) and Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX).

Freire is a member and director of the Brazilian chapter of YPO – Young Presidents Organization and a Board Member of two family owned Brazilian companies. He works also as Coach and Mentor of Executives and Business Owners.

This move confirms EXEC’s intentions to continue investing in Brazil, despite the current macroeconomic conditions of the country.