With a graduate degree in Communications and Marketing, before his professional career in executive search, Marcelo Apovian worked for multinational companies such as Lucent Technologies and Avaya. He is also certified in Executive Coaching and a member of IBGC – Brazilian Corporate Governance Institute. He has been involved in executive search and consulting in human capital since 2006. Prior to Signium, he was partner of a global Executive Search company specialized in Top Management.
Marcelo is a Managing Partner at Signium Brazil, focused on assignments across a broad range of sectors including Consumer Goods, Professional Services, IT & Telecom, Board Services, and Leadership Consulting.
From 1989 to 1998 he was a professional skier, racing for Brazil in two Winter Olympic Games and then he was the Board Chairman of the Brazilian Snow Sports Federation (CBDN). Combined with his work as a headhunter, he is invited by some of the most important companies in Brazil for motivational speeches.