Mr. Edgar Castillo is Managing Partner of Contevenca, the largest executive search firm in Venezuela, with offices in Caracas, Valencia, Maracay, Maracaibo and Puerto La Cruz. Contevenca, established in 1976, is member of IIC Partners, one of the world's top 10 executive search organizations.
Mr. Castillo has over 25 years of experience in the executive search field, having successfully conducted numerous assignments of CEOs and C-Level positions in Venezuela and other countries in Latin America, for local and multinational companies.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, and graduated from the Advanced Program in Management of IESA and the Advanced Program on Negotiation of Harvard University (Boston).
He is bilingual in Spanish and English.
Mr. Castillo is member of IIC Partners Industrial worldwide practice group and the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) New York.
He was President of the Central Region Committee of the Venezuelan American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VENAMCHAM).
Mr. Castillo is a member of the British Venezuelan Chamber of Commerce, the German Venezuelan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the French Venezuelan Chamber of Commerce, the Canadian Venezuelan Chamber of Commerce and the Chambers of Industry of Carabobo and Aragua states.