Murillo Tavares is the office manager of the Mexico City office. He leads the Consumer Practice in Mexico and the Marketing Officer Practice in Latin America. He also leads practice efforts for the Private Equity Practice in Mexico. In addition, Murillo is a member of the Professional & IT Services and Legal, Compliance & Regulatory practices.

Experienced adviser to leaders in disruptive companies

  • Murillo led the startup and consolidation of one of the largest e-commerce companies in Latin America. Since then, he has been an angel investor and mentor to leaders of several innovative companies in the region. He also advises leading private equity and venture capital firms within the region about disruptive business models.
  • Murillo has 13 years of experience in the beverage industry in Brazil, Mexico and China. In this capacity he managed operational turnarounds, post-merger integrations and growth strategies.
  • Murillo started his career at McKinsey & Company, serving industrial and consumer companies in Brazil and Spain for almost seven years.

Murillo has a bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering from the Brazilian Aeronautics Technological Institute and a M.S. in Management from MIT Sloan School of Management, with a concentration in strategy, innovation and operations. A native Portuguese speaker, Murillo is also fluent in Spanish and English.

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