DHR hires Muñoz as managing director, Latin America

September 9, 2014

SANTIAGO, CHILE (Sept. 9, 2014) – DHR International has named Marco Muñoz as the new managing director for the firm’s Latin America region. He brings more than 18 years of international executive search experience to DHR and his expertise is heavily focused within the financial services, technology and industrial sectors. Muñoz will be responsible for leading the firm across all regions and functions within Latin America.

“Marco is the ideal leader to propel DHR’s growth throughout Latin America in order to best serve our client base,” said Geoffrey Hoffmann, chief executive officer of DHR International. “His extensive knowledge of the search industry along with his corporate leadership experience will generate significant momentum throughout a region where we see tremendous opportunity.”

Before joining DHR, Muñoz served as senior client partner at Korn/Ferry. Prior to that position, Muñoz was a managing partner for the Miami, Mexico City and Santiago offices of another international executive search firm and was the regional Latin American coordinator for the firm’s technology practice.

In his career prior to executive search, Muñoz served as the CEO of a wireless service operator that provided cellular and paging services in Chile.

Muñoz studied electronic engineering, specializing in automatic control systems and computers, at Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María in Chile.

For 25 years DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe. DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base. For more information on DHR International, visit www.dhrinternational.com.