Director of Heidrick & Struggles Inc., and Partners for Venezuela and Colombia.
Heidrick & Struggles is the world's leading executive search firm, recognized by the International Association of Corporate and Professional Recruitment (IACPR) as the Best Performing Search Firm of the year 2001.
He was previously with Tasa International as a Partner of the Caracas office.
With over 9 years of experience in teh executive search field, he has successfully developed numerous top management assignments for local, regional and multinational companies operating in Latin America.
Prior to becoming an Executive Search Consultant, he acted as Investment manager of the Venezuelan Investment Fund (FIV) and member of the Board of Directors of several companies with the aluminum, mining and energy industries.
Besides his government experience at the FIV, he develop[ed his professional carre within the private sector as Vice-President Finance and Administration of Licorerías Unidads (Seagrams Inc.), Coselca (L'Oreal de Paris), Helena Rubinstein (subsidiary of colgate-Palmolive Inc.), and Estée Lauder (subsidiary of Estée Lauder Inc.). He started his career with Arthur Andersen & Co. in 1972, where he baceme Audit and Financial Senior Consultant.
Born in Spain in 1951 he grew up in Venezuela. Jorge graduated in Public Accounting at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in 1974.
He is a member of the Venezuelan Association of Executives and the Venezuelan Institute of Finance Executives. He is also an active member of the Human Resources Committee of the Venezuelan-American Chamber.