Management

Our management

Our team constitutes a balanced and diverse group, well equipped to carry out its functions as a governing body on behalf of all stakeholders. It is led by a group of the organisation’s most senior managers who are responsible for the long-term success of the company.

 

Vivier’s strategic and operational activities are headed by:

Leonardo Rodriguez

Director

Born in Venezuela, but now living in Europe, Leonardo has a BA in Accounting/Finance as well as an MBA in Marketing and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Speaking fluent Spanish and English, he has over 25 years of experience with multinational companies in a number of ‎high-ranking executive roles.‎ He has proven knowledge in corporate governance, senior management and as a financial advisor within the financial sector. Leo has also gained know-how in various other sectors: oil, manufacturing, direct selling, dairy, pharmaceutical and business consulting.

Anita Kohn

Chief Human Resources Officer

Anita is a Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer of Vivier Group. Anita has real estate experience spanning some twenty years and the ability to manage developments from the initial design process through the build and hand over. As well as managing her own real estate portfolio, she has owned and directed a high-end interior design, build and development company that covers all disciplines within the property design and development industry and focuses on encouraging people to live in a more sustainable manner.

Martin Haschka

Director

Martin brings a wealth of knowledge from the financial sector, in particular in the areas ‎of mergers ‎and acquisitions, corporate and board affairs as well as financial transformation. Martin graduated ‎from Vienna University of Economics and Business in 1994. He subsequently became CFO and ‎then ‎CEO of Central and Eastern Europe for long-established Winterthur Insurance, founded in 1875 in ‎‎Switzerland. Throughout the time that Martin led the CEE executive team, Winterthur was a major ‎subsidiary of Credit ‎Suisse.‎

Eduardo Gonçalves

Director

Eduardo serves as a Director for Vivier. He worked as an International Marketing Director specializing in education. Previous positions include being the Marketing Director for Fundação Dom Cabral, Sales and Marketing Manager – Pharma for NIVEA Beiersdorf and a Sales and Marketing Executive for Johnson & Johnson in Brazil.

Sharon Parbhoo

Chief Legal Officer

Sharon has a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree and is an admitted Attorney of the High Court of South Africa. She has over 17 years of working experience in the corporate legal sector. She has worked in law firms specialising in commercial contracts, structured finance, and commercial litigation. Sharon has spent more than 10 years as a Legal Advisor and Risk Manager in the Banking and Finance industry where she gained experience in litigation and corporate and investment banking, including cross-border transactions. Sharon has a University Certificate in Banking Law and Euromoney Loan Documentation.

Yuji Iwaski

Regional Director – Far East Asia

Yuji is the Regional Director for Far East Asia, and is an experienced, skillful, well-educated investment banker and corporate finance specialist. He has led fund-raising activities for more than 300 Japanese and Asian enterprises over the course of his career, as well as having added value in Mongolia for extended periods through cross-border financing.