MEXICO CITY (June 22, 2023) – Leading talent advisory firm DHR Global announces that executive search firm Lezama & Partners has joined the DHR platform. The partnership between the 20-year-old Mexico City-based firm and family-owned DHR Global will strengthen the firm’s presence in Latin America with the addition of four partners and five associates and administrative professionals.
The Lezama & Partners team members joining DHR include Luis Lezama Bracho, Luis Lezama Cohen, Recaredo Arias and Marytere Arias, adding to DHR’s existing deep expertise in the financial services, insurance, industrial and consumer industries. Five talented team members support them and deliver the administrative and research support that drives superior client results.
“We’re excited to join forces with DHR Global. I’m confident that the combination of DHR’s global leadership and our local expertise will deliver outstanding results for our clients,” stated Luis Lezama Bracho, Managing Partner. “Our partnership ensures that companies in Mexico will receive world-class search and leadership consulting services.”
Bracho, Cohen, Recaredo Arias and Marytere Arias will complement DHR’s current Mexico team, including partners Gerardo Macias and Adrian Payan, based in San Pedro Garza Garcia / Monterrey and Mexico City, respectively. Macias and Payan embrace culture, agility and digitalization to provide superior client service in delivering executive search, emerging leader search and leadership consulting solutions.
“We are thrilled to build our team in Latin America by investing in the Mexico market,” said Geoff Hoffmann, CEO of DHR Global. “We are committed to leveraging the local expertise and deep market knowledge in order to build strong relationships and deliver results to support our local and global clients in the region.”
Luis Lezama Bracho joins DHR as Managing Partner. With over 20 years in executive search, Bracho brings extensive expertise in the consumer and retail, healthcare and life sciences sectors. Bracho has a strong consulting and corporate management background, giving him a solid foundation for success in executive search.
Luis Lezama Cohen joins DHR as Senior Partner. Cohen has been at the top of the executive search industry in Mexico for over three decades. Specializing in board roles, Cohen has extensive knowledge in nearly all industry and functional practice groups, particularly in insurance, sales and marketing.
Recaredo Arias joins DHR as Partner. Recaredo Arias is a well-known and leading specialist in the insurance industry on a national and global scale. He specializes in multiple industries, including insurance, banking and financial services.
Marytere Arias joins DHR as Partner. Marytere Arias has extensive expertise in facilitating communication and decision-making between stakeholders, including C-suite, leadership, board of directors and government agencies. Her executive search experience spans various industries and functions, including consumer products, financial services, operations and human resources.