Alvaro Gazda, an experienced search professional, has joined the Toronto office of Stanton Chase as a Director and Global Sector Leader within the firm’s Supply Chain, Logistics & Transportation practice.
The announcement was made by Cathy Logue, Managing Director of the Toronto office, and Global CFO Practice Leader for Stanton Chase, a leading retained executive search firm with more than 70 offices in 45 countries.
“We’re excited to have Alvaro on board,” said Logue. “His deep expertise in Supply Chain and Procurement, coupled with his extensive search experience and broad network of industry relationships within the Consumer Products sector, are an excellent complement to the Toronto team.”
Alvaro’s professional experience includes roles in Marketing, Product Management, Merchandising, Advertising and Project Management within large consumer goods and retail organizations. In 2007, he shifted his career to executive search, joining a large global recruitment firm in Brazil. Alvaro subsequently relocated to Canada with his family in 2014 to launch a new business unit of a global recruitment firm specializing in Executive Level Supply Chain positions.
As a strategic partner to some of the most recognized consumer goods organizations, he has successfully completed complex C-Suite and senior level international engagements such as Global Vice-President, General Manager and Senior Director.
“I’m excited about this opportunity with Stanton Chase,” said Gazda. “Stanton Chase’s global footprint and the collaborative business model among the offices provides a distinct advantage to our clients. I’m looking forward to working with my new colleagues over the coming years.”
Alvaro holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Business from Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM) in São Paulo, Brazil, and completed the Specialization in Product Management program at the University of Wisconsin. He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.