WHO CAN HELP
José Ignacio Jiménez
José Ignacio Jiménez joined the firm in 2003 as a Director to lead the Professional Services, Energy and Public Sector practices. In 2004, he was promoted to Managing Director of the Search Area and in 2007 to Partner General Manager of Talengo Spain.
Jiménez began his professional career in Arthur Andersen as an Auditor and Consultant of the Energy sector. He later moved to EDS Electronic Data Systems assuming various positions in the international finance area.
He has more than 20 years’ experience in executive search specialising in positions within the Professional Services, Energy and Public sectors. He has taken part in searches for partners of different practices for prestigious Law Firms, both in growth and start-up scenarios. He is an expert in Executive Committee and Board of Director positions as well as in the assessment of M&A executives.
José Ignacio has a Degree in Business Management and Economics from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He is a member of the Círculo de Empresarios and the AESC (Association of Executive Search Consultants). He is also a trustee and Vice-President of Fundación Caico, a funding and cooperation organisation for children with cancer.
Jorge Matiz Obregón
Jorge Matiz joined Talengo in 2014 to lead the Colombia office. With a professional track record spanning over 25 years, he specialises in the search for senior management positions for the finance sector.
For over 8 years, he worked for a renowned global executive search firm, where he led the finance practice advising local and international firms. He previously spent 16 years in different executive positions in the finance industry, in the corporate banking segments for entities such as Bancolombia, Leasing Sudameris and Banco GNB Sudameris. He spent his recent years working as a Private Banker, supporting the Banco General de Panamá in strengthening, developing and consolidating the business in Colombia.
Jorge holds a Business degree from the Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración CESA and studied Investment Banking at Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano and Top Management at the Universidad de los Andes.
Carlos Roldán joins Talengo as principal to lead the real estate, construction, oil&gas, industry and education practices.
Carlos has more than 10 years’ experience in relevant leadership consulting firms, where he has led executive search, assessment, training & development, talent management and employer brand projects. He is an expert in the evaluation, design and implementation of HR strategic projects that directly impact on the corporate objectives.
Previous to joining Talengo, Carlos worked in different executive search and leadership consulting firms. Between 2013 and 2017 he led the leadership consulting area of a leading international firm in Colombia.
Carlos is a Social Communicator / Journalist and Advertising Professional from the Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, with a postgraduate degree in Marketing Management from the same university. Besides, he has a postgraduate degree in Human Development from the Externado de Colombia University and is currently pursuing an Executive MBA at Inalde Business School.