André Abram Egon Zehnder, São Paulo
André Abram, based in São Paulo, concentrates on financial services, conducting executive search for clients across consumer finance, insurance, asset management, banking and private equity, including investment professionals and executives for portfolio companies. He also consults in leadership development and talent strategy, conducts management appraisals, and provides integration support to executives transitioning into new roles. André is active in Egon Zehnder’s CEO, Financial Services and Private Equity Practices.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, André was a Consultant with McKinsey & Company, based in São Paulo, where he led engagements in financial services and in public education. Previously, André was a Director of Capital Markets for C&D DTVM, a boutique firm in Curitiba, Brazil, and a trainee at Siemens Telecom.
André earned a BA in Business Administration from Universidade Federal do Paraná in Brazil, an MS in Capital Markets from IBMEC in Brazil, and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University in the US. He is a member of Fundação Estudar, where he serves as mentor and coach to high potential professionals provided scholarships from the foundation.