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Darcio Crespi Joins ZRG Brazil, Adding Board and Industrial Expertise

Rochelle Park, NJ, December 16, 2020ZRG, recently named the fastest-growing global executive search firm, welcomes Darcio Crespi as Managing Director. Darcio will work in the firm’s São Paolo office, bringing general board and CEO expertise as well as a successful track record in the Industrial, Energy, Agriculture, and Logistics sectors.

Darcio has held managerial, consulting, and executive-level positions throughout his career. Prior to joining ZRG Brazil, he spent over 20 years as a Partner with Heidrick & Struggles. In addition to participating in and leading the construction of the company and its brand in Brazil, he was a member of the Global Professional Services Practice, leader of the Industry and Energy Practice for Latin America, and a director responsible for the company’s operations in the Southern Cone.

Earlier, he served as Director Brazil and Latin America and global leader of the Strategy Practice for Arthur D. Little (ADL) Inc., a global management consulting company, from 1984 to 1998. In this post, he focused on business strategy, organization, corporate finance, and restructuring and operational efficiency.

Larry Hartmann, CEO of ZRG, said, “Darcio’s expertise ranges from the Industrial, Energy, and Logistics sectors to Professional, Technology, and Board Services. His depth of knowledge makes him a well-rounded search consultant, and he is sure to bring great things to our partners and colleagues in Brazil and beyond.”

“When learning about ZRG, their dedication to an excellent working environment – extremely collaborative and with full transparency – became quickly evident,” Darcio stated. “I look forward to working alongside my colleagues and leveraging the Zi Platform’s data and analytics to provide the best search experience available to my clients.”

About ZRG

Since 1999, ZRG’s data-driven approach to executive and professional search has been changing the way clients think about identifying top talent, and for over 20 years, clients have trusted us to recruit top talent around the world. Today, ZRG is one of the fastest-growing global firms in the search industry and provides a full suite of retained executive, middle-management, and customized search solutions globally through its offices in North America, Europe, South America, Asia, and Middle East/North Africa.

ZRG matches clients with the right leaders by leveraging technological innovation, years of experience, and an ability to identify quality candidates. Businesses often falter under sub-par leadership, but with each placement, ZRG promises to identify and hire executives fit to meet their clients’ unique needs. ZRG’s analytical process and collaborative culture give us the competitive edge to provide our clients with an industry-leading advantage.