Wall Street Journal | CFO at 29? Kraft Heinz Move Spotlights a Pattern at Investor 3G Capital

In the Wall Street Journal yesterday, Giovanni Lamarca, co-head of our Consumer Goods and Services Practice, was featured in an article on Kraft Heinz’s appointment of David Knopf as its new CFO and Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital Partners’ talent strategy.

In “CFO at 29? Kraft Heinz Move Spotlights a Pattern at Investor 3G Capital”, Ezequiel Minaya and Annie Gasparro write:

3G co-founder Jorge Paulo Lemann is known in the industry for nurturing young talent, according to Giovanni Lamarca, a managing director at recruiting firm RSR Partners. “One of his strengths is detecting the diamond in need of polish,” Mr. Lamarca said. The company operates on principles of meritocracy, rewarding hardworking, high performers with rapid promotions.

This story also appeared in print, featured on the front page of the Journal’s Business & Finance section.

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