João Aquino, based in Lisbon and São Paulo, concentrates in CEO succession and board consulting. With deep experience in dealing with situations involving multiple cultures, nationalities, and geographies, he is a mobile global resource at Egon Zehnder, traveling where needed to support clients in his core areas CEO succession and board consulting as well as overall leadership talent strategy.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, João was managing partner of Brazil Capital Services, a boutique foreign investment management firm in Rio de Janeiro. Previously, João was Asset Management Head for Chase Manhattan Bank in Rio de Janeiro.
João earned an LLB from Federal University of Juiz de Fora in Brazil and an MBA from Pennsylvania State University, in the US.