Barbachano International, Inc. (BIP) announced that Octavio Lepe Camarena has joined the firm assuming a key role as executive search manager, effective January 17.
CEO Fernando Ortiz-Barbachano made the announcement on Thursday. “We are very excited to have Octavio join our team. His experience in business development and finance expertise will be of great value to our clients and candidates.”
Mr. Lepe will be part of the executive search leadership team and will serve as a practice leader for sales/marketing and financial services divisions. He brings over ten years of advisory and business development experience, serving as an investment banker in UBS New York and later as a senior financial advisor in wealth management at Morgan Stanley and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG). He is also the founder and board member for Panamex Foods LLC, an international B2B specialty bread company designed for the HoReCA industry (hotels, restaurants, and catering) and grocery stores in Mexico and the US.
“I have the utmost confidence in Octavio Lepe’s abilities and am certain that with his successful track record of growing new markets, he will steer our commercial and financial services divisions to new heights,” said Mr. Ortiz-Barbachano.
Mr. Lepe graduated cum laude with a B.S. in business administration from the University of California, Riverside and participated in a business and economics program at Fudan University in Shanghai, China. He also holds a professional certificate in investment banking from New York University (NYU).
About Barbachano International, Inc.
Barbachano International, Inc. (BIP) is the premier executive search leader in Mexico, Latin America, and the USA with a focus on diversity and Hispanic target markets. Since 1992, BIP and its affiliates have served over 50% of Fortune 500 Companies. BIP is recognized by Forbes as one of the top 60 Executive Search Firms in the Americas.
Our talent solutions are delivered by bilingual and bicultural executive recruiting experts with in-country experience in Mexico, South America, and the United States. Outplacement and Executive Coaching services are provided in Mexico by our sister company Challenger Gray & Christmas S.C.
In addition to our corporate offices in Mexico and the USA, we are supported by our partner offices in Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay, Uruguay, and throughout Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia.