Henrique de Castro is the chief operating officer (COO) of Yahoo! Inc., where he is responsible for the management of Yahoo!’s sales, media, business development and operations worldwide.
Henrique brings more than 20 years of experience leading global business for some of the world's leading brands. Most recently, he was the vice president of Google's worldwide Partner Business Solutions group, where he built a solutions-focused organization to help partners develop audiences and build multi-platform distribution and monetization businesses. Previously, he oversaw Google's media, mobile and platforms organization globally, where he led the business to significant growth.
Prior to Google, Henrique managed sales and business development operations across Western Europe for Dell Corporation. Previously, he consulted for McKinsey & Company, where he advised clients across multiple industries. His career also includes senior positions in private equity and advertising businesses.
Henrique received his Masters in Business Administration from the IMD - International Institute for Management Development in Switzerland and his Licenciature in Business Administration from the University of Lisbon in Portugal.