Guido’s passion is to help successful leaders get even better. He is able to gain trust quickly and open conversations that generate transformational shifts in his clients. His pragmatic approach, strategic business sense and interpersonal relationship skills put people at ease and inspire his clients to get the most out of themselves and their teams.
He is the founder of Guido Cattaneo International, a boutique firm that offers an array of highly personalized and effective coaching and consulting services for executives and companies seeking to unleash their potential, move their performance to the next level and prepare for future challenges. Originally from Italy, Guido lives with his family in Mexico City. He is a strong believer of wellbeing and enjoys traveling to meet people and knowing other cultures. He is fluent in Italian, Spanish and English.
Qualifications & Accreditations
Guido has been living and working in North America since 1996. He has earned a number of well-recognized accreditations in the field of leadership, executive coaching and assessment by reputed international organization such as:
➢ Certified Executive Coach – Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching
➢ Certified Global Leader of the Future Assessment – Marshall Goldsmith SCC
➢ Certified Masterful Coach – Robert Hargrove Masterful Coaching
➢ Certified Executive Coach – Mercedes Jahn & Oriana Tickell, Corpxcoach
➢ Certified Happiness at Work Assessment – iOpener Institute
➢ Public Accountant – I.T.C. V. Emanuele II
Coaching and Consulting Experience
Growing Leadership Effectiveness is the foundation based on which Guido provides top executives with effective business solutions and practical leadership applications that deliver measurable results for their specific organizational challenges.
Guido is a business-experienced coach with a solid track record supporting senor executives from different countries to improve their leadership and organizational effectiveness.
As a former CEO himself, he can translate his first-hand experiences from the leadership trenches into practical advice on how leaders can move their performance to the next level and prepare for future challenges.
Guido’s preferred approach is based on Stakeholder Centered Coaching developed by the #1 executive coach, Marshall Goldsmith. This method is very practical and has been proven to deliver measurable leadership growth and performance improvement with 11000 executives worldwide.
Some of his clients are: HELLA, FORD, Prosidar, Bresmex, Bresciani, Grundfos, Oakdale, Monarch Private Equity, Worley Parsons, Prestolite, PTI Group, TMK, PTI, Seminarium, Sandwik, Magneti Marelli, FCF Trasporti, ABB, ZF, Thyssen Krupp, Sogefi, Coca Cola-Femsa, between others.
Guido has over 20 years of in-depth experience in executive positions and managing businesses in Europe and North America with leading automotive companies such as Brembo, Rassini and ZF. Clients consistently commend his results driven personality combined with his confident, energetic and friendly character. He is a good listener and creative problem solver with in-depth business knowledge and cross-cultural understanding. ‘He has been there and done that’. So he can rapidly understand the situation and the environment.
Guido had the great fortune to be mentored by the President of Brembo, Alberto Bombassei, who recently enters the prestigious Automotive Hall of Fame, joining names like Henry Ford, Enzo Ferrari and Ferdinand Porsche. During his tenure in Brembo, naturally he started his coaching career with Cristina Bombassei, Alberto daughter, to properly prepare her for future leadership position.