Korn Ferry

Pedro Rocha Matos

Senior Client Partner

Pedro Rocha Matos is a Senior Client Partner for Korn Ferry in Portugal.

With more than 20 years of professional experience, 15 of which as Talent Management consultant, he has an extensive experience in leadership advisory projects, namely giving advisory to the board, performing board reviews and executive assessments, developing team effectiveness programs, designing corporate governance and organizational models, designing and implementing the talent strategy, HR models among many others. He has also developed several Executive Search projects, namely in the coordination and execution of chief executive and senior level assignments.

Until 2003 Pedro worked in one of the big four management consultant firms (Accenture previously named Andersen Consulting) where he was responsible for several types of projects across several industries. He has developed projects such as information systems implementation, process reengineering, change management, human capital and business strategy. In 2003 Pedro embraced the challenged of lunching the Talent Management practice in one of the big 5 executive search firms. He has helped building the practice in Portugal and also in South Europe and Latin America region. During the last 5 year, he was co-head of the Lisbon office.

During is career, Pedro had the opportunity to work with the majority of companies listed in the Portuguese Stock Exchange Market, a large number of multinational companies with operations in Portugal and a large number of Portuguese private held companies. Taking in considerations the size of the Portuguese market, Pedro worked significantly across various sectors and industries, such as industrial, financial services, consumer goods, retail, telecommunications, government, media and information technology.

Mr. Matos is fluent in Portuguese and English, with working knowledge of Spanish.

Pedro holds an Economics Degree from the Catholic University of Lisbon and has several certifications on his areas of expertise.

He is Member of the Economist Portuguese Order.

Mr. Matos is a regular invited speaker in different forums and frequently publishes articles around subjects of his interests and expertise in leadership advisory.

Contact Pedro Rocha Matos

Phone: + 351 21 315 2170

Edifício Atlantis, Av. D. João II, 44C – Piso 7.1 e 7.2
Parque das Nações
Lisboa, 1990-095