Pedersen & Partners adds Carlos Eduardo Goncalves to its US Consumer & Retail Practice


September 4, 2020 – Miami, USA – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, is pleased to announce that Carlos Eduardo Goncalves has joined the US office of the firm as Client Partner, Consumer & Retail Americas.

Carlos Eduardo Goncalves is a Client Partner within the Global Consumer & Retail Practice Group, based in Miami, USA. Carlos has over 30 years of Corporate, Strategic Consulting, and Leadership Development experience across different industry segments. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, he served as Managing Partner of a pan-regional management consulting organisation, focusing on the areas of Consumer, Retail, and Hospitality. Prior to that, Carlos Eduardo was a Partner at Horton International Brazil, and had held previous leadership roles as CEO of a large recycling company and a large business media company respectively. Carlos started his career as an attorney for US and Brazilian firms. During the past 30+ years, Carlos has lived in New York, Miami, São Paulo, and Rio de Janeiro, and he speaks English and Spanish, as well as his native Portuguese. 

“We are thrilled to have Carlos as part of our team in the United States. He will add considerable value to our business in the United States, and will augment our international footprint with his participation in our global Consumer & Retail practice Group representing the Americas. Carlos’ depth of experience and knowledge in this space is an asset to our firm, and will add significant value to the firm by consolidating our global Consumer & Retail practice into a truly international business,” stated Michael Getchell, Client Partner, Country Manager United States.

“I am very honoured to join Pedersen & Partners and take responsibility for the Consumer & Retail Practice in the Americas, as the firm strengthens its team in this region. The firm possesses a strong and enviable reputation through its global team of industry experts, and I feel privileged to join this amazing group. I look forward to partnering with our clients to assist them in finding the talents required to build a sustainable future,” added Carlos Eduardo Goncalves, Client Partner, Consumer & Retail Americas at Pedersen & Partners.

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