Our team is comprised of seasoned group consultants that have worked in country in Latin America, providing high standards in delivering talent strategy and executive search projects.
Jean Marie Callahan
Managing Director, Americas
Ms. Callahan is one of the most respected executives in the search industry in Latin America. She founded Latin America Executive Search Consultants in 2008, as a spinoff of A.T. Kearney Executive Search where she worked as Managing Director Latin America since 2001. She has worked with clients to fulfill international executive positions including, C-Level, Directors and Senior Management positions. Ms. Callahan’s expertise falls in the Pharmaceutical; Consumer Goods; Energy (Electricity and Oil & Gas); Financial Services; Industrial and Telecommunications industries. Ms. Callahan adheres to the best practices in Executive Search and Management Assessments.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Callahan was a partner of Picard International, another global Executive Search firm in New York where she built the firm’s presence in Brazil. Ms. Callahan also previously founded World Wide Mortgage, a financial services company with headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, specializing in commercial and residential mortgages. Her previous international experience includes managing global Real Estate portfolios for a Hong Kong based conglomerate, Shun Tec Development, where she lived for three years and conducted extensive research on acquisitions internationally.
Ms. Callahan studied Business and Education at the University of South Florida as well as Continual studies in Organizational Strategy in Changing Organizations, Change Management Building Changing organizations
Other organizations and boards: Founder and Vice President of the Group Executivas de São Paulo;
Member of American Chamber of Brazil and Brazilian-American Chamber; Member of Board of Institute Vida Jovem, Trustee Membership to Greater Miami Chamber of commerce
National Association of Women business owners(NAWBO)