Talengo, the global executive search and leadership consultant firm, has named Sofía Said Associate Director of its subsidiary in Colombia. A specialist in the mass consumption and healthcare sectors, her incorporation will be key for reinforcing the strong growth that the firm is enjoying in Colombia, one of the most significant Latin American markets for the coming years.
Sofía Said holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Social Communication from Charleston Southern University (United States) and has several years of successful experience in the executive search and talent consultant sector. She knows the Latin American market very well, has extensive experience in managing specialized teams and opening new businesses, and has led important executive searches, not only in the consumption and healthcare fields but also in the industrial, construction and retail sectors.
Before arriving in the consulting world she had amassed a decade of professional experience as an executive, holding positions in advertising, marketing and sales in different sectors, working for major multinationals in both the United States and Colombia. She has worked in the areas of marketing, advertising, sales and content for brands such as BMW, Versace, La Riviera and Korloff.
Focused on the mass consumption and healthcare sectors, her mission as Associate Director of Talengo will be to support the company’s strong international expansion from one of the key markets in the region.