María Teresa González de Cossío joined Talengo in 2023 as Principal to lead the Consumer and Health sectors in Mexico.
She started her professional career at Hugo Boss being responsible for Public Relations and Marketing in Mexico and Latin America. Afterwards, she joined the Trade Commission of Mexico in Chicago to foster Mexico´s foreign trade in United States. In 2011 she returned to Mexico and joined one of the leading top Executive Search firms in the world.
Teresa offers more than ten years of experience giving leadership advice to companies from the Consumer and Health sectors investing in Mexico and different countries of Latin America. She has worked in search processes of key strategic positions in companies dedicated to diverse markets (such as food and beverage, homecare, personal care, apparel, luxury goods, retail, entertainment, hospitality, pharmaceuticals and hospital chains) including roles with regional and global scope. She has helped her clients in searching for their leaders in new business unit´s creation, joint-ventures, transformation processes and start-ups in Mexico.
Teresa earned a bachelor’s degree in International Business by the Anahuac University. She has lived in Dublin and Chicago developing the ability to work in multicultural environments. In addition to speaking fluent Spanish and English, she has an intermediate knowledge of French.