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Antonio Machado

Principal, Global Technology Market
Antonio Machado is a Principal in the Global Technology Markets practice at Korn Ferry. He focuses on Software, Financial Technology and Professional Services.

Mr. Machado has partnered with dozens of Technology companies to build high-performance leadership teams by identifying, attracting and assessing senior executives.

Before joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Machado was an Executive Director in the Technology practice of another leading global executive search firm.

Mr. Machado has successfully recruited CEOs, General Managers and C-level executives to public, private, private equity and venture capital backed technology clients ranging from startups to Fortune 50 companies.

He has expertise in searches for leadership positions with revenue responsibility and in assignments with international aspects.

Mr. Machado received his bachelor of sciences degree in physics from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (in Brazil) and his masters of business administration from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Before starting in executive search, he spent 10 years at Reed Elsevier. Earlier in his career, he was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and with Bain & Company. Antonio also previously worked for Bridgewater Associates, Microsoft and Procter & Gamble. He has worked in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America.

Mr. Machado currently serves on the board of The Arby's Foundation. He speaks English, Portuguese, French and Spanish.