Executive Search Consultant - Charlie Solorzano - Talent Advisor

Charlie is an Executive Search Consultant and Managing Partner at Alder Koten.

His clients include some of the world’s most recognized organizations and investors.

Charlie Solorzano partners with clients in the Digital (Information Technology), fintechs, startups and scale ups to help them recruit talent and develop thriving cultures. Working broadly across sectors, Charlie specializes in Technology, Fintechs, Startups and Scale Ups, with a strong focus on digital transformation, auto industry electrification, and Industry 4.0.

He works with clients at the intersection of technology and financial markets.

He continuously partners with emerging companies seeking to disrupt the world. Within the fintech industry, Charlie has worked on High Level and C-suite engagements. He also has worked with privately held and public companies to hire technology and business leaders.

He also works with a diverse range of established technology companies that are seeking to onboard transformational technology talent.

Charlie also co-leads Alder Koten's, Product, Information Technology & Artificial Intelligence Practice and Big Data & Analytics practices. He focuses on leadership work in product analytics, data science, artificial intelligence, and machine learning across industries.

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Digital Transformation

Recruiting technology and non-technical roles for digital transformations. The secret to digital transformation is culture not technology. If you’re hiring for a digital transformation your most important hires are not technical.


Fintech is a fast moving and explosively growing niche within the space between tech and finance. The surge of demand across all positions in this area from entry level to C-level has made professionals who have experience working in the financial tech sector extremely valuable to companies who operate in this space. Finding the right talent to drive FinTech innovation requires casting a wide net.

Startups & Scaleups

I help shape the startups and scale-ups that are disrupting the world.


I help my clients build amazing executive teams by identifying, recruiting, and hiring world-class leaders in product and technology.

Support Functions

Recruiting human resources, finance, legal, and other functional specialties that support supply chain, manufacturing, logistics, and distribution organizations.

Recent Articles

January 4, 2023
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Find the Right Headhunter for Your Startup

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The Role of the Chief Technology Officer

Introduction The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is a key role in any company. As the leader of the technology team, the CTO is responsible for setting […]
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Executive Search

Executive Recruiting: What is Executive Search?

Executive search, also known as headhunting, is the process of identifying and recruiting high-level executives to fill leadership positions within an organization. These positions typically include top-level executives such as CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, CPOs, and presidents, as well as other executive roles such as vice presidents, directors, and managers.
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Why Do Companies need a Chief Product Officer?

A Chief Product Officer (CPO) is a senior executive responsible for overseeing the development and management of a company's products. In a tech company, the CPO plays a crucial role in defining the direction of the company and ensuring that its products are meeting the needs of its customers
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What is a Chief Product Officer (CPO)?

What is a Chief Product Officer (CPO)? The Chief Product Officer (CPO) role has become increasingly important in the modern business world. A CPO is responsible […]
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Qué es el Estoicismo?   Frases para entenderlo.

¿Qué es el estoicismo? El estoicismo es una práctica de mindfulness que se originó en Atenas, Grecia en el siglo 3 — BCE. La práctica del estoicismo parte […]
May 31, 2020

Fintech / Startup News May 31 – 2020

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April 28, 2020
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Fintech / Startup News April 28 – 2020

Weekly Wrap-up of Fintech / Startup News for March 17, 2020
April 24, 2020
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April 21, 2020
Podcast Microphone

Nuestros Podcasts Favoritos

Ahora Que Estás en Cuarentena, Lee Nuestras Recomendaciones de Podcasts. Por Charlie Solórzano y Jose Ruiz. Nuestros Podcast Favoritos Parecería que cada día que pasa, todo […]
April 14, 2020
Photo by Марьян Блан | @marjanblan on Unsplash

Fintech / Startup News April 14 – 2020

Weekly Wrap-up of Fintech / Startup News for March 17, 2020
April 8, 2020
Fintech News April 7

Fintech / Startup News April 7 – 2020

Weekly Wrap-up of Fintech / Startup News for March 17, 2020