Inge Casteleyn is a consultant in Spencer Stuart’s global Industrial Practice. Passionate about helping her clients find the right leaders and unlock their potential, Inge’s advisory work focuses on CEO, COO and chief sustainability officer roles for industrial companies across the Americas. She is known for forging close client relationships and developing a deep understanding of client organizations and their culture. She brings to her client work nearly 20 years of executive search and leadership advisory experience.

Experienced adviser on sustainability and ESG leadership

  • Inge works with clients to define their sustainability leadership needs based on the specific organizational context and identifies leaders able to deliver the strategic and cultural transformation necessary to build a sustainable enterprise and achieve ESG objectives.
  • Her broader search work spans senior-level leadership in a range of sectors, including manufacturing, electric vehicles, electronic components, engineered products, equipment and machinery, industrial technology and automation, chemicals and packaging. She also helps place board members and C-level leaders in private equity-backed portfolio companies in Mexico and the USA.
  • Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Inge spent nearly a decade as a partner at an international search firm, where she focused on recruiting C-suite executives for a diverse mix of local and global clients. In particular, she advised on the leadership needs of clients undergoing technology and digital transformation. Earlier, she worked for a boutique search firm in Mexico City.
  • Inge began her career at DuPont, where she headed the export division of the largest titanium dioxide production plant in Mexico. Prior to that, she was a consultant for a major Mexican holding company in the industrial sector where she led the purchase and import departments.

Inge earned her bachelor’s degree in international commerce in Mexico. She is based in Mexico City and has also lived in Belgium and Canada. She is fluent in English, Spanish and Dutch.

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