Mercedes Bazterrica USA
Infinity at Brickell 
60 SW 13th Street
Miami, Florida 33130

Contact +1 305 358 8822
Fax +1 305 358 8780
Email mercedes.bazterrica@transearch.com

Mercedes is Senior Client Partner in the Miami office where she focuses on consumer goods, Life Sciences and Technology, Telecommunications & Media.

Prior to entering executive search, Mercedes was CMO at Tupperware Brands focusing on growing marketing capabilities of a global team of 700+ people driving a +$3 bn sales business.

At Kimberly Clark, Mercedes held several senior positions: VP International for a Business Unit, VP Europe spearheading the turnaround of a non-profitable business and led a multi-functional team of +60 people and two factories. She served as European Marketing Career Development leader and European Diversity and Inclusion leader. She joined Kimberly Clark as Senior Personal Care Director for Latin America, where she led a global transformation for the Kotex brand.

At Reckitt Benckiser, Mercedes grew from local to regional and then global marketing positions.

Mercedes has lived in 7 countries. She has extensive experience in the mature economies and in the growth markets in Asia, Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe.

Mercedes has an M.S. in European Economy & Administration from the Centre Universitaire de Nancy (France) and a bachelors degree in Economics & Business Administration from Deusto Business School (Bilbao, Spain). She speaks Spanish, French and English fluently.

She is member of the National Diversity Council and the National Association of Professional Women. She is passionate about helping people and companies to achieve their aspirations.

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