Mr. Okret specializes in executive search and leadership development for clients in the technology and telecommunications marketplace.
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Okret was a vice president of A.T. Kearney, where for six years he led management consulting projects related to strategy, organization and operations with clients in the telecommunications and high-tech sectors. Before this, he worked as the executive director of marketing during the launch of the BCP in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Previously, Mr. Okret worked with KPN, a major telecommunications operator, in Europe, leading the strategic planning and marketing activities for mobile communications.
Early in his career, Mr. Okret worked at Booz, Allen & Hamilton in the Netherlands, and with McKinsey & Co. in their Iberia office.
Mr. Okret holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering and economics from the University of Sao Paulo as well as a master's of business administration from Indiana University, where he attended as a Fulbright Scholar.
He is fluent in Portuguese, English, Spanish and Dutch.