Pedro Folque de Almeida

Partner
  • pfolque@caldwellpartners.com
  • +55 11 3513 6301

Biography

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Pedro is a partner of Caldwell Partners in São Paulo, specialized in the Industrial segment.

Previously, he was Managing Partner of Fesa Brazil and a member of the Firm´s Industry and Infrastructure practice. Through Fesa association with IIC Partners, he conducted executive search projects for more than 60 companies all over the world.

He joined Fesa after one year with Odgers Berndtson Spain & Portugal where he assumed full responsibility over the firm´s Industry and Technology practice in the Iberian region. He joined Odgers Berndtson after six and a half years with Korn/Ferry, where he was Client Partner in Korn/Ferry International’s Madrid office, and a member of the Firm’s Global Consumer and Industry practices and responsible for developing the business of the Firm in Portugal. He joined Korn/Ferry after seven years with Heidrick & Struggles. As a member of the firm’s Lisbon office managers team, Pedro assumed a leading role in business development as well as project execution in cross-border executive search assignments, especially in the Iberian Region. Pedro began his career with an English multinational search firm where between 1996 and 2000, he held an active role in establishing the company in Portugal and positioning it as one of the leading search firms in the Iberian region. He was responsible for developing the IT & Telecom and the Professional Services practice of the firm.

Pedro holds a post-graduate degree in business management from Universidade Católica Portuguesa and an academic degree in International Affairs/Political Science from Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa. Besides his native Portuguese, he speaks fluent English, Spanish Italian and French.