Luis Lezama Cohen

Senior Partner

Luis serves as Senior Partner based in Mexico City and is a member of the Financial Services, Consumer & Retail and Industrial Practices. Luis has been at the top of the executive search industry in Mexico for over three decades.

Luis Lezama Cohen

+52 55 5281 4849


Specializing in board roles, Luis has extensive expertise in nearly all industry and functional practice groups, particularly in insurance, sales and marketing.

Prior to joining DHR, Luis served as Managing Partner and Regional Leader of the Financial Services Practice for a global leadership and talent advisory firm in Latin America. Before that, Luis acted as General Director and founding partner for a global executive search firm. He has served in various leadership roles with leading companies in the insurance industry . In addition to his leadership roles, Luis developed the marketing department at Seguros América Banamex (today AXA), a highly-ranked insurance company in México. Prior to his experience in the insurance sector, he collaborated in the Chemical-Pharmaceutical Industry with Dupont and Monsanto

Luis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the Instituto Politécnico Nacional.

Financial Services

DHR provides global executive search and recruitment services for banks of all sizes, asset and wealth management firms, capital markets, hedge funds, endowments and foundations, private equity and venture capital firms, insurance companies, broker-dealers, real estate firms, specialty finance companies and other diversified financial services organizations, including mortgage, financial technology and payment firms.
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Consumer & Retail

Consultants in DHR’s Consumer & Retail Practice have extensive experience providing executive search to a variety of consumer organizations. Our team brings to each engagement unsurpassed marketplace knowledge and insight relative to identifying, accessing, developing, assimilating and retaining top consumer talent.
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Industrial Services

DHR’s deep bench of industrial expertise, with executive search consultants who have led and worked with companies up and down the supply chain, helps our clients recruit the right talent to capitalize on current opportunities.
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