Suzana Kertesz specializes in healthcare and corporate officers assignments across various industries. She is based in São Paulo.
Suzana joins Russell Reynolds Associates with 13 years of experience working for leading companies in the Healthcare and Consumer Sectors. She was previously the Finance Manager, North/Northeast Brazil for Natura Cosméticos, where she was the coordinator of financial and strategic planning. Previously, Suzana was the Business Planning and Analysis Head - Argentina for Sandoz, the generics division of Novartis, where she led the financial planning cycle preparation and was responsible for monthly performance analysis. Before that, she held several finance positions for Novartis in Switzerland, Italy and Germany. She began her career at Procter & Gamble Brazil as Tax Manager and Internal Controls Manager.
Additional Professional Activities
Suzana is a member of INSEAD's former students association in Brazil, working as the Communication Director.
Suzana received her LL.B. from The Universidade Federal da Bahia, Law School, her M.S. in business administration from Fundação Getulio Vargas and her M.B.A. from INSEAD, France. She speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish, Italian, French and intermediate German.