Jaime Cohen Szulc
Jaime Cohen Szulc is a global business leader with extensive experience launching transformational strategic initiatives, achieving operational excellence and turning failing divisions into growth engines. He has served in roles including CEO, President, CMO, COO and Chairman in his 30+ year career.
As President of Goodyear Tires & Rubber Latin America, Jaime led the company in opening new markets and achieving record sales, profit, and share growth. In his leadership role at Levi Strauss & Co, Jaime successfully innovated the brand’s digital presence and launched new product lines.
Jaime also led the $4 billion consumer business segment of Eastman Kodak Company, accomplishing five consecutive years of the best growth and profit results in the history of the regions he led. At SC Johnson Latin America and Proctor & Gamble Brazil, Jaime reversed negative share trends and delivered all-time high volume and earnings.
In addition to his Fortune 500 experience, Jaime also served as CEO of International Meal Company, one of the largest multi-brand food retail companies in the Americas with operations in seven countries. During Jaime’s tenure as CEO, the company’s stock grew over 45% and had an exit with a 200% return on investment in less than two years.
Consistent throughout his varied employment history has been Jaime’s strategic vision, focus on financial fundamentals and excellence in execution. He is a fast learner and adapter, which has helped him to create profitable growth and brand recognition in every position he has occupied. With each opportunity, Jaime has strengthened the corporate position and performance of his organization, while championing disruptive growth in a pragmatic, yet collaborative leadership style. Mr. Szulc earned his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from “Escola Politecnica da Universidade de Sao Paulo”, Brazil, and currently resides in South Florida.