João Carlos Costa


João Carlos Costa brings 15 years of retained executive search experience to DHR.

Prior to joining DHR International, João Carlos served a consultant for Executives in Africa Limited recruiting specifically in Africa (both North and Sub-Saharan) at a senior executive level at the Lisbon and London offices.

Previously he worked for 12 years at Jobfair Global Search & Associates specializing in recruitment and executive search for Lusophone African Countries (Angola, Mozambique, Guinea Bissau and Cape Vert) and Southern Europe. João Carlos began his search career at Boyden Global Executive Search.

He holds a bachelor’s degree from Union County College in New Jersey where he studied Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services. He earned a degree in Economics from Independent University in Lisbon, and a certification of Human Resources Management from Catholic University of Portugal.

  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search