Danila Rizo Palmieri

Consultant

Atlanta, GA

Danila brings more than 20 years of experience with companies in financial services, manufacturing and mining and metals in Brazil and the United States.  

She has worked with companies, such as Connect Solutions LLC, Experian and Votorantim Metais, LTDA, Brazil, to address product, quality and delivery challenges, align team goals to strategies and create process improvements. In doing so, Danila draws upon her extensive experience implementing projects to evaluate, analyze and improve business strategies.

During her career at Votoranim Metais, LTDA, Danila served as a Human Resources and Organizational Development Manager, where she reduced the number of consultancies and created an admission plan for management trainees. As part of the executive team, she helped lead an M&A.  Danila also managed workforce planning, reducing staff from 6,000 to 2,000, negotiating the avoidance of a union strike and formulating plans to integrate the cultures of the two companies.        

Danila holds an M.B.A. in Business Management with emphasis in human resources from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Faculdade De Engenharia Industrial, São Paulo, Brazil. Danila is a Six Sigma black belt and holds PM BOK Project Management from FIA University of Sao Paulo and Integrated Management System – ISO 9000, 14000, and OHSAS 18001.

Areas of Expertise

    • Change Management
    • Human Resources Strategy
    • Operations and Manufacturing
    • Process Improvement
    • Project Management
    • Quality, Safety and Environmental
    • Workforce Management

Sectors

    • Commodities
    • Financial Services
    • Manufacturing
    • Mining and Metals
    • Non-Profits
    • Small Business & Start Ups