Mateus Panosso is active in Egon Zehnder’s Industrial Practice, specializing in the chemical and construction industries and helping clients navigate integrating new technologies, as well as the Family Business Practice. He is a trusted advisor to clients on general management, strategy, and corporate development (M&A) matters and has a strong affinity for leadership development.
Working with clients to draw out and nurture genuine, transparent, and generous leadership that transforms teams and businesses is my daily inspiration.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Mateus was the Vice President of Global Business Development with Armstrong World Industries. Prior to that, he was the Director of Innovation, Director of Business Development, and Global Marketing Director at DuPont. Mateus’ career at DuPont spanned working both in the United States and in Brazil.
He holds an MBA from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, an MA in international studies also from the University of Pennsylvania, and a BS in business and a BA in Russian from Miami University. Outside of work, Mateus enjoys endurance sports, sailing, and spending time with his four beautiful kids. He also mentors early-stage company leaders, helping them to hone their strategies.