Silvana Machado, based in São Paulo, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Financial Services and Private Equity practices. She advises clients on organizational transformation and leadership development.
Every day at Egon Zehnder, I learn and feel challenged while developing new business avenues for clients and helping talented people find their professional homes.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Silvana was Managing Director and Partner of A.T. Kearney in Brazil, where she led the financial services practice. Previously, she was a Senior Executive at Banco ABN Amro Real and Banco Santander and oversaw strategic planning and segment management for retail banking.
Silvana has an MBA from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago and serves on the school’s Advisory Board for the Americas. She also has a BS in production engineering from the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo. Outside of work, she enjoys dancing and spending time with family and friends.