Based in Bogotá, Carlos Rodríguez leads Egon Zehnder’s Andean Region office and the Consumer Practice for Latin America. Carlos and his colleagues advise multinational clients, family-owned groups, and PE funds on critical leadership issues. In addition to working on CEO succession and senior executive-search projects across the region, Carlos leads large team and board-assessment projects across numerous industries. He is active in Egon Zehnder’s CEO, Board Consulting, Technology and Communications, and Consumer practices, as well as the firm’s Family Business Advisory.
I get energy from helping family-owned and regional companies compete — and win — in a globalized world.
Carlos was previously Global Consulting Director at Pyramid in Boston, working for high-tech and telecommunications clients with a particular focus on emerging markets. He was also Business Development Director for Kaplan Latin America and helped lead Kaplan’s expansion in Latin America.
Carlos earned a BS in business administration from Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, a postgraduate degree in international management from the ICN Graduate School of Business in France, and a master’s in international affairs and international business from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He is a member of the Board of Governors of Colegio Anglo Colombiano and Chairman of the Board of Save the Children Colombia. Carlos has three children and is a competitive squash player.