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18.06.19

Amrop Appoints New Global CEO

The Board of the Amrop Partnership has named Federico Cuneo as CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board.

As an Executive Board Member of the Amrop Partnership, and a Partner and Director of Amrop Peru, Panama, Costa Rica and Ecuador since 2005, Federico brings a wealth of organizational experience, entrepreneurial energy and a global perspective to the role.

Federico’s career spans more than three decades of leadership, development and management experience, across Banking, Manufacturing and Financial consulting as General Manager, Managing Director and CFO. In addition to his executive search practice, he is currently a Member of the Investment Committee of Apoyo Capitales, of the Advisory Board of LLorente y Cuenca, Director of Peru 2021, Tununga Forestry Investments, Osaka Holdings, Endeavor Perú, CyJ Constructions, AYO Mentoring and Angel Ventures.

Federico said, “I am honored and excited to take on the role of Amrop CEO. My commitment is to help the organization focus its resources on the areas of the business that can drive sustained growth and market positioning. Amrop is on a strong path. I am looking forward to working with our 76 offices around the world, and with our long-standing and new clients, to capitalize on the opportunities ahead.”

Federico replaces José I. Leyún as CEO. The organization extends its gratitude to José for his service and accomplishments in his four years as CEO, and acknowledges his leadership at a critical juncture in Amrop’s evolution.

About Amrop

Amrop advises the world’s most dynamic, agile organizations on identifying and positioning Leaders For What’s Next - adept at working across borders, in markets around the world. Established in 1977, Amrop operates in Asia, EMEA and the Americas through 76 offices in 49 countries and is one of the world’s largest retained executive search partnerships.