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Federico Barbaglia

Principal Consultant

Federico Barbaglia leads Horton’s Engineering & Energy Practice in Italy, working in  the Milan offices. As a member of the firm’s  he helps a range of clients to evaluate and to find the right person and  the readiness and potential of their senior executives for their business Wide-ranging search and assessment experience.  Specialties: Head Hunting - Recruitment & Selection - International Capability Reviews - Assessment Centers - Process Reengineering – Mapping – Change management.


Prior to joining Horton, was a director for an internationalexecutive search company based in Milan. He have managed National and International search and selection project both for senior and executive level. He have a strong experience in recruitment & selection process reengineering.


Federico spent nearly six years with a leading International  search firm, mainly focused on  recruitment of middle and senior managers. In this role, he operated primarily in the Industrial  and Oil & Gas  sectors, while conducting searches across all functional roles. He also was managed the practice  in Milan, with more than 12 consultants.

Federico also led projects in recruitment and selection at all levels, including senior-level executives, and oversaw the implementation of people development and team development services such as assessment, coaching, competency analysis and team building. Federico began  his career in hr service.


Federico  Barbaglia


  • Economics at the university Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan

Industry Expertise

  • Aerospace and Defence
  • Automotive
  • Construction, Engineering
  • Distribution and Logistics
  • Industrial, Manufacturing
  • Energy, Utilities and Natural Resources
  • Generalist
  • Real Estate
  • Technology
  • Transportation

Functional Expertise

  • Consulting
  • Corporate Functions
  • Diversity
  • Engineering
  • Executive, Board Appointments
  • General Management
  • Human Resources
  • Manufacturing, Operations
  • Sales and Marketing

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Office Location

Via Andrea Appiani 12
Milan 20121

Tel. +39 02 76023951

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