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

June 8, 2023

The Transformative Role of Technology in C-Suite Hiring

In the modern, dynamic business landscape, the role of technology in C-suite hiring has been fundamentally transformative. Not only has technology streamlined recruitment processes, but it […]
April 27, 2023
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Unlocking Success with a High-Performing C-Suite

Unlocking Success with a High-Performing C-Suite The Role of Executive Search Firms in Building Winning Leadership Teams. An examination of the vital role executive search firms play in assembling high-performing C-suite teams and driving organizational success.
March 31, 2023
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Embracing Cultural Diversity in Mexico’s Workforce

Photo by John Schaidler on Unsplash Embracing Cultural Diversity in Mexico’s Workforce: Challenges, Benefits, and the Role of Executive Search Consultants Introduction As the global economy […]
March 27, 2023

The Vital Role of Succession Planning and Talent Pipeline Development in Mexican Companies: How Executive Search Consultants Can Help

In today's fast-paced business environment, Mexican companies must remain agile and competitive to thrive. One crucial aspect of long-term success is ensuring a smooth transition of leadership roles and the continuous development of a strong talent pipeline. In this article, we will discuss the importance of succession planning and talent pipeline development for Mexican organizations and explore how executive search consultants can play a pivotal role in supporting these efforts.
March 24, 2023

Executive Compensation Trends in Mexico

In today's competitive business landscape, attracting and retaining top talent is more critical than ever. One key aspect of this process is executive compensation, which plays a significant role in enticing and rewarding high-performing leaders
March 23, 2023
AI and Executive Search Consultants

The AI Revolution in Executive Search

The role of Executive Search Consultants has been a vital component in the success of organizations worldwide. They are responsible for identifying and engaging top talent to lead companies into the future. As industries evolve and the need for skilled leaders becomes more pressing, the challenges faced by Executive Search Consultants have increased. Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to revolutionize the executive search process, enabling consultants to work more efficiently and effectively. This article examines the ways AI will help Executive Search Consultants enhance their work and improve outcomes for their clients.
January 4, 2023
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Find the Right Headhunter for Your Startup

Need help filling out your C-suite? Here's a guide on how to find the Right Headhunter for Your Startup executive needs
January 2, 2023
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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 […]
December 27, 2022
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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.
December 26, 2022

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
December 13, 2022
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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 […]
September 12, 2020

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 […]