Meet The Team


Maria Elena “Malena” Juárez

Malena is a Founding Partner of InterSearch Mexico since 2010. From 1985 to 2009, she was a Partner in Amrop International.

Her 30 years plus experience in the executive search field includes serving global organizations in Automotive, Industrial Manufacturing, Energy (O & G), FMC, Health Care and IT/Telco.

She is the Sub-Leader for the InterSearch Automotive Practice, Americas Region.

Malena holds a B.A. and an M.B.A. degree from the University of the Americas in Mexico.

Guadalupe Mendoza

She is a Founding Partner in InterSearch Mexico since 2010. She was a Partner of Amrop international from 1989 to 2009. Previously served as HR Director in the largest insurance company in the country, GNP.

Guadalupe is an expert in Family Business, Industrial & Chemical Manufacturing, Mining and FMC.

Guadalupe holds a BS degree in Education from Universidad Panamericana and M’s degree in Organizational Development from Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey

Adriana Bandera Sanchez-Salido

Adriana has more than 35 years of experience in Executive Search, worked in Ford Motor Company, Citibank and as a Founding Partner of Search & Asociados in 1992. Also 15 years as an Executive and Personal Coach for CCO’s, VP’s and Directors. She associated with InterSearch in 2018.

She is Clinical Psychologist by Universidad Iberoamericana, certified as a Systemic Coach by CorPXCoach, Ontological Coach by DQ International as well as Newfield Network and Organizational Coach by Team Power. Specialist in Myer-Briggs Type Indicator and Profilor 360.

Alejandro Gonzalez

Alejandro brings 25-plus years´ experience in international Automotive Industry manufacturing plants. His core area is HR with focus on Labor Relations, C&B and Training. His background includes work with Flowserve, Magneti Marelli, Eaton Truck and some Asian manufacturers.

He has a BA in Business Administration from La Salle University. He has served as top member of the Chihuahua HR Association and, more recently, as President of the HR Association in the Bajio Area.

Leticia Sanchez

Leticia has been a Head of Research for leading search firms, including Amrop International, Rexer, and for the last 10 years with InterSearch.

Her wide expertise encompasses work in searches of domestic and global clients, including Automotive, Industrial, Medical Devices, Energy, IT and Consumer.

Ileana Skorlich Cebado

Ileana has a background in Executive Search, Personal and Executive Coaching and Organizational Development since 1992, when she founded Search & Asociados. She was PR and Protocol Manager at Citibank, among other companies. She associated with InterSearch in 2018.

She is a Professional Certified Coach by the International Coach Federation, (ICF) Ontological Coach by Newfield Consulting and Newfield Network, and Facilitator by Global Novations.

Angel Morales

With over 30 years’ experience working for IT global companies, Angel held top positions as President and General Manager of Acer Mexico & LA, Sales and Marketing Director for Samsung Electronics, Sales Director for Dell Mexico. More recently, he has been engaged in management consulting diversifying into the real estate business.

Angel has recently joined InterSearch Mexico as a Partner for the IT Practice, where his vast experience will prove of great value to the firm’s clients, including his exposure to Asian well-known brands.

Angel is a Cybernetic and Systems Engineer from the Universidad LaSalle Mexico and holds diplomas from Harvard Business School and the University of Texas.