Assetz’s founding partners have a deep expertise in Finance, They are graduated in Accounting and spent the first years of their careers acting in the Financial area. The vast technical knowledge linked to the experience of over a decade as headhunters in Finance guarantee a high-quality standard in the process and a great adequacy of candidates to the profiles required by companies.

Based on trust and ethics, Assetz’s founding partners conduct directly all the selective process steps and maintain a constant and clear communication with clients and candidates, thus stimulating a transparent, collaborative, personalized and healthy environment.

Felipe Brunieri

Founding Partner

Felipe Brunieri is a Finance headhunter since 2010, having acted in International and Brazilian Executive Search consulting firms until he founded Assetz in 2019. He has a solid experience in conducting recruitment and selective processes of high complexity in all the financial systems and subsystems, serving companies from the most varied sizes and sectors of the economy and being able to understand the necessities and to adapt himself to the demands and particularities of each one of them.

Brunieri has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of São Paulo and is post graduated in Business Management from Dom Cabral Foundation, having completed an academic exchange at University of Zaragoza (Spain) during his graduation. In 2006, he started his career in external audit at Deloitte, where he has worked for 4 years, reviewing Financial Statements and internal controls of different companies until he migrated to the executive search market.

Guilherme Malfi

Founding Partner

Guilherme Federico Malfi acts as headhunter since 2010, having specialized in recruiting Finance professionals, working for Brazilian and International consulting firms until he founded Assetz in 2019. Serving companies from the most varied sectors, nationalities and sizes, he is able to adapt himself to the necessities of each one of them and has been conducting highly complex projects from all the financial disciplines, always acting in a consulting and close approach.

Malfi is graduated in Accounting from Trevisan Business School. In 2005, he started his career in External Audit at Deloitte, where, for more than 3 years, he reviewed Financial Statements and internal controls of several companies. Malfi has also worked for 2 years in the Treasury area at a financial institution until he became an executive search consultant.

Mariana Lazzarini

Senior Associate

Mariana Lazzarini has a law graduation and also holds a postgraduate degree in Tax Law from the University of São Paulo. She has extensive experience (over 10 years) in audit and accounting consulting, particularly at Deloitte. Throughout her career, she has worked on projects with companies of many sectors, which has allowed her to develop a comprehensive understanding of the Finance area. This solid professional trajectory has also enabled her to attain a deep understanding of accounting, tax, compliance and strategy matters.

Guilherme Kalil

Senior Associate

Guilherme Kalil holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of São Paulo and began his career in Financial Planning and Project Management at the Grupo Netshoes where he also worked on Zero-Based Budgeting and M&A projects. After working in the Human Resources department at Magazine Luiza, he has dedicated the last two years of his career to the Executive Search market for different Finance disciplines and Banking, working with national and multinational companies and financial institutions of different sizes and consolidating himself as a specialist in the area.

Rodolfo Araújo


Rodolfo Araújo holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Federal University of Pernambuco and has a diverse career, having worked for multinational companies in different sectors. Over the past 5 years, he has focused on Recruitment and Selection, leading and successfully concluding over 100 hiring processes with medium to large-sized companies across various industries. Among the diverse contexts showcasing his expertise, the financial sector stands out, where he currently specializes.