Gerardo Suarez brings to Amrop Industrial Search over a decade of executive recruiting experience in the industrial segment with emphasis in manufacturing, supply chain/operations, specialty chemicals, advanced technology metals, and electrical/electronic products. Engaged in senior level recruiting assignments in operations, procurement, sales, marketing and, engineering functions, Gerardo draws on prior professional experience as a both sales and project management professional for a leading injection molding technology company.
Gerardo's direct experience living and working in Germany, Mexico, France, Austria and the US – and fluency in English, Spanish, German and French – adds to the firm's ability to serve global/multinational clients. While in Germany, Gerardo directly managed search efforts in the Munich office of another international search firm and extended his functional experience into industrial engineering, automotive, manufacturing, and strategic sourcing/procurement. Most recently Gerardo was the Managing Director in North America for a UK-based executive search firm where he expanded the firm's presence in New York and Mexico City and developed the recruiting practice for end-to-end supply chain functions.
Gerardo began his career as a Project Manager for Krauss-Maffei Technologies, a global leader in thermoplastic injection molding. There, he focused on business development in the Latin American & Spanish market and actively supported growth in the region.
Gerardo was awarded a BBA in both Business Administration and International Economics from the American University of Paris.