Based in Buenos Aires, Juan Ignacio Alvarez is a member of Spencer Stuart's Leadership Advisory Services team. Juan has a wealth of management and consulting experience, and will lead Spencer Stuart's Leadership Advisory Services efforts in the Austral Region.

Extensive consulting experience throughout Latin America

  • Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Juan was a senior client partner specializing in talent and strategy for an international search firm, leading its regional practice in Argentina and Chile.
  • Previously, Juan was a founding partner of the Argentinian consulting company Nexalto, where he utilized his expertise in strategy and organizational behavior to advise clients in leadership, culture, HR processes and corporate governance.
  • Before that, and after a ten-year career in strategy consulting, Juan led the Latin America organization practice for McKinsey & Company from Buenos Aires. In that position, he managed the practice’s resources, designed and facilitated client workshops, and executed cultural transformation programs.

Juan holds a MBA from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, an engineering degree from Universidad de Buenos Aires and executive coach certification. Juan is a Strategy and Planning Professor at Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires (ITBA). He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.