Based in New York, Lucia Ferreira conducts senior-level assignments for domestic and international non-profit organizations with a focus on global development, social justice, education and the environment. She was previously based in our London and Paris offices and is particularly active in cross-border searches spanning multiple geographies across developed and developing markets.
Lucia was previously responsible for international assignments in the areas of global banking & markets and private equity. She also built and co-led of the firm's EMEA real estate practice, chaired the firm's Learning and Development Committee, and was a Member of Russell Reynolds Associates' Executive Committee. Lucia has over 20 years of executive recruiting experience and joined Russell Reynolds Associates in 1996. Prior to executive search, she was in the Corporate Finance Department of Smith, Barney, Harris Upham & Co., Inc., in New York and London.
Lucia received her A.B. in economics and political science from Yale University and her MBA from Columbia Business School. A dual national of Brazil and the United Kingdom, she is fluent in Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.
Financial Services, Asset and Wealth Management, Global Banking and Markets, Nonprofit, Assessment, Succession Planning