Associate Consultant

Ken Yamakawa

Ken is an executive recruiter specializing in Financial Services and Consulting with a focus on PE/VC, HF, IDB and Big4 roles. He is passionate about industry trends and supporting candidates in this specialized area.

He previously worked for 7 years in the Insurance industry as an account executive in charge of corporate risks while living in São Paulo, Brazil, providing consultancy for Japanese companies. There he specialized in finance and corporate strategy before working with management consultancy clients.

That experience allowed him to understand the vast cultural differences in society, as well as in business, between Brazil and Japan. It provided valuable information and human capital to build long-term partnerships with clients and candidates at which Ken excels.

Born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil, Ken is a fan of football and jiu-jitsu, and is always on the lookout for places to go camping and a good barbecue.