Fernando Cesar


With more than 30 years of combined career experience in executive search, management consulting and industry roles, Fernando helps organizations and their executives to understand key issues, focus on growth, transform operations, improve business performance and add top-level executives and new talents.

Previously, Fernando was a partner with a global executive search firm, where he led searches for top global companies with a presence in Brazil and Latin America. His industry expertise includes natural resources, chemical, manufacturing, automotive and agribusiness. Prior to executive search, he enjoyed a successful career in management consulting focusing on strategy, operations and supply chain.

Fernando holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in the U.S., and an Executive International MBA from Fundação Instituto de Administração (FIA), in São Paulo. He earned a Certificate in Corporate Strategy from MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Universidade de São Paulo. Fernando is a board member certified by IBGC.