Our Team

Our Team

Team Peers

Peers has a team of employees of great competence, potential, enthusiasm, willingness to learn, and who are not satisfied with their comfort zone. Above all, they face challenges with optimism, determination, commitment and pragmatism. These characteristics are fundamental to ensure the quality of our work. Comprised mostly by engineers and business administrators, Team Peers consists of consultants graduated from the most prestigious universities and colleges in Brazil.

Our MD's

Marcelo Shiramizu

Managing Director & Cofounder

One of Peers Associates, Marcelo has been working for more than 20 years with consultancy projects in several industries, such as retail, education, health, finances, government and manufacturing. He has also worked as an engineer and was responsible for the engineering of service stations, safety and environment at Cia. Brasileira de Petróleo Ipiranga. His experience includes project diagnostic and restructure, process designs, project management (PMO), budget management, supply chain, and technology solutions implementation. He is graduated in civil engineering from the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo with an MBA in Marketing from ESPM.

Pedro Ribeiro

Managing Director & Cofounder

One of Peers Associates, Pedro has been working for 16 years with consulting projects in fashion retail, food, household appliances and building materials, finances and insurance, chemicals, consumer goods, mining and government. He’s got a strong experience in project restructure, focus on operations efficiency, post-merger integration, initiative diagnosis and implementation, process redesign and application, SSM, interim management, business case structure, and on the valuation and prioritizing of initiatives, especially in the fields of supply chain, BPM, and project and system implementation. He is graduated in production engineering from UFMG.


“For me, working at Peers is synonymous with innovation and entrepreneurship. Deciding to work here was the wisest decision I made when faced with this challenge. Having the opportunity to do consulting in the way I’ve always believed, with plenty of pragmatism and valuing clients’ success, is a driving force that motivates and strengthens my commitment to Peers”

Fernando EscobarSenior Manager

“I’ve found at Peers a challenging and positive environment since 2014. We think differently, believe in our work, and seek to deliver tangible results to our clients on a daily basis”

Rangel TurattiConsultant

“Being at Peers for 6 years now, I’ve had opportunities for personal and career development that I would find in few companies out in the market. I credit this to the members’ disposition for promoting an environment with tangible challenges, making the best of our abilities, and always respecting our individual conditions.”

Paulo MoraisSenior Consultant