Fernando Cesar


Fernando serves as Partner in the Industrial, Private Equity and Infrastructure & Energy Funds Practice Groups. Working with clients in Brazil and around the globe, he specializes in C-suite, vice president, executive and international roles.

Fernando Cesar

+55 11 9 8542 0270


With more than 30 years of combined career experience in executive search, management consulting and industry roles, Fernando helps organizations and their executives to understand key issues, focus on growth, transform operations, improve business performance and add top-level executives and new talents.

Previously, Fernando was a partner with a global executive search firm, where he led searches for top global companies with a presence in Brazil and Latin America. His industry expertise includes natural resources, chemical, manufacturing, automotive and agribusiness. Prior to executive search, he enjoyed a successful career in management consulting focusing on strategy, operations and supply chain.

Fernando holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in the U.S., and an Executive International MBA from Fundação Instituto de Administração (FIA), in São Paulo. He earned a Certificate in Corporate Strategy from MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Universidade de São Paulo. Fernando is a board member certified by IBGC.


Our executive search and leadership development consultants worldwide identify and assess that talent at the highest levels to provide you with candidates who are ready to take on the challenges of the industrial market and help your company succeed.
Learn More

Private Equity

DHR's executive search consultants focus on board, C-level and executive-level positions at portfolio companies, as well as operating partners and advisers.
Learn More

Infrastructure & Energy Funds

The team at DHR are organizational and strategic growth partners. We support clients as growth and strategic advisors, asset class specialists and credible brand ambassadors.
Learn More

Stay Connected

Insights in your inbox