Guilherme Brandão

Partner

Office Location: Rio de Janeiro

Phone: +55 21 3180 0050

Guilherme Brandão is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Rio de Janiero office and a member of the Technology , Human Resources Officers , Legal, Risk, Compliance & Government Affairs, Media & Entertainment, Industrial, Consulting & Advisory Services, and Financial Services practices. He provides recruitment advice on the selection process for senior executives to companies in the industrial, services (including financial), educational, telecommunications, family business, Private Equities portfolio companies, and law firms sectors.

Guilherme was a partner with 2Get in Rio de Janiero, a local executive search firm in Brazil, when it was acquired by Heidrick & Struggles in 2019. Prior to executives search, he worked in industry, services, and telecom. Before that, he practiced private law in Brazil for eight years focusing on the tax area.

He is a member of the Entrepreneur Organization (EO) and a former board member. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker, he is also fluent in English.

Education:

Guilherme is a lawyer, having earned a postgraduate degree in tax law from the Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies (IBET). He completed a training course for counselors from IBGC, and a strategy course for people, culture and performance from Stanford University (Silicon Valley). He is currently taking the Owner and President Management Program (OPM55) at Harvard University, U.S.).