Paulo Canoa

Country Manager UK & Ireland at Gi Group

Executive Director with extensive experience leading high performance teams. In 2018, he received the title of "Ambassador" from the Divine Académie Française des Arts Lettres et Culture (Paris) ; Awarded with the title of "Comendador" (Brazilian Leadership Association). Elected one of the 25 most influential people in Latin America by the Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA, USA) and one of the Top 5 Executives in Brazil ( Top of Mind, HR ). Solid experience in different countries, cultures, environments and business cycles. Developed his career being in charge of top executive positions (CEO, CFO, among others) in Brazil, Portugal and with supervision responsibilities over more than 8 countries in Latin America. Fluent speaker in several foreign languages. MBA and degree in Management with additional qualifications in Leadership from IMD (Lausanne) and Bocconi (Milan) he accumulated the experience of leading all operations in two Countries (CEO of a Fortune 500 company) with the co-leading responsibilities of a region of 8 countries in the HR and Staffing Industry along with punctual experience in the automotive industry and ports administration. With a strong focus on the bottom line, the main identified leadership qualities (above the average) are : Drive for Results, Speak Effectively ,Manage Execution ,Coach and Develop, Build Relationships and Influence Others. Proven track record in Turnarounds. He has also lobbying experience, being in charge of top positions in several institutions and organizations in different Countries: President of the International Executives Committee (WTC, São Paulo), Director of the Business Ethics Association, Director of HR of Companies Associations, among others. He also accumulates experience as a lecturer in the leadership area, invited speaker in Leadership and Motivational Conferences, author of several articles and promoter of seminars and events in the Leadership and HR area. Former professional basketball player.

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