Managing Director | Life Science, Human Capital Leader

Consuelo founded NoDoubt in 2015, creating around the Firm a group of people working in different areas of expertise. ​She is the main shareholder.

She has been Practice Leader Life Sciences of Signium Italy since September 2017, also leading Life Sciences Global Practice for more than a year.

Previously, since 2012, she was Partner and Head of Group Practice Life Sciences in Transearch, leading a team dedicated both to Middle and Executive Search. For five years (2007-2012) she was Head of Life Science Practice Italy and Switzerland in Futurestep/Korn Ferry, managing the dedicated team and being in charge of Middle and Executive search and selection, providing solutions to clients in Life Sciences both locally and at EMEA Level. Previously she worked in Dompé Farmaceutici, an international pharmaceutical firm HQ in Milan and JV of Amgen and Biogen where she spent 2 years as HRBP and Group Talent Acquistion Manager.

Consuelo embarked her HR career in 1998, when she began her path in an Italian well reputed search boutique focused on the healthcare sector. ​

Consuelo is qualified Assessor since 2001 and has designed and driven several projects in Life Sciences, Industrial and FMCG.

She is used with all the most common and used Assessment methodologies and tools. ​

Consuelo holds a Philosophy Degree from University of Milan and was born in Switzerland. ​

She is fluent in Italian, English and basic in Spanish.

Elena Ghilardi





Senior Director | Consumer, Digital and Engineering Leader

Elena has been active in Executive Search since 2010 when she started her career in Technical Hunters focusing on the Industrial and Engineering sector. ​

In 2011 she joined Futurestep/Korn Ferry, multinational Executive Group, as a Generalist Delivery Consultant working on different centres of expertise and being appointed Responsible for the search teams in Italy, Switzerland and Spain. ​

In 2013 Elena grew up to Consultant for the EMEA Consumer Practice, focusing on Consumer and Retail markets in Italy and across Europe. Elena has then spent about 3 years in Signium Italy 2017-2019 as Senior Consultant and Leading Key Professionals & Talents Practice coordinating a team of associates active in FMCG, Digital and Industrial sector. ​

In February 2020 Elena joined NoDoubt as Partner Digital, Consumer and Retail and has contributed to the launch of the project in the market. ​She is also a shareholder.

She is specialized in Consumer, Retail and Digital and she has been in charge of several assignments throughout Europe. She is knowledgeable in a wide range of functions and is able to design, implement and manage multi services projects and HR support  for start ups.​

Hogan assessment certified, she has also been involved in designing and delivering projects related to Assessment and Development Centre in different area. She can also  drive focus group on cultural diversity.​

Elena holds an Anthropology Degree from the University of Milan. She is fluent in Italian, English, French and basic in Japanese.





Communication Director | DIB & CRS Leader 

Lara started her career path in 2013 as Designer & Content creator at MYGG design, an architecture firm based in Milan. She was in charge of social media and website management to develop brand awareness and online reputation of the Company. ​

In 2015, Lara collaborated as Graphic designer with architect Luca Donzelli, participating in architecture and design competitions. Then she joined GC Governance Consulting/Signium Italy as Digital Content Creator & Graphic Designer, to create from scratch digital proposition. She grew up to Communication Specialist, developing effective corporate communication strategies, managing internal communication and designing internal processes.  ​

In her years at Signium, Lara participated in the creation of the Key Professionals & Talents Practice, developing LinkedIn’ profile, increasing social presence, contacts and followers. ​

Being part of the LS Practice, she acted as business intelligence specialist, contributing in definition of strategies to be used for the data analysis of business information. ​

In Signium, Lara has also been involved in delivering projects related to Human Capital, Assessment and Development centre.  ​

In NoDoubt since February 2020, Lara has designed Communication awareness and is in charge for BI Management, identifying new opportunities and implementing an effective strategy based on insights to provide businesses. ​She is also a shareholder.

She also acts as Client Delivery Manager for Projects in Talent and Human Capital arena. ​

Lara holds a degree in Sustainable Architecture from the Politecnico of Milan. ​

She speaks currently Italian and English. ​

Silvia Elli





Director | Consumer, Finance Leader

Silvia has been active in HR and Executive Search since 2001 when she joined Horton International, focusing initially on IT projects and then in Consumer market. After 5 years she moved to Arethusa, as a Consultant working with a more generalist approach in different sectors.​

In 2007 she started her 13-year career in Futurestep/Korn Ferry, multinational HR and Executive group, where she worked initially in Financial Services and then in Consumer. ​

Thanks to her knowledge of Food and Beverage, she had the opportunity to manage a 2-year RPO for a Swiss Multinational FMCG Company, working  onsite and managing a team for Talent Acquisition.

Back in Korn Ferry, she grew as a Managing Consultant and some years later she also got the responsibility for the Center of Expertise focused on Finance role across practices.​

During her career, she gained a significant experience in Professional Search, Talent Acquisition, Employer Branding and Assessment and she is now  specialized in Consumer market and Finance roles, managing projects ranging from Middle to Senior management in Italy and throughout Europe. ​

In October 2020 Silvia joined NoDoubt as Associate Partner Consumer and Financial Officers .​

She took a degree in Philosophy from the State University of Milan and a Master in HR Management. ​

She is Italian mother-tongue and speaks fluent English. ​

Denise Vitale





Engagement Manager | Logistic & Supply Chain Expert

Denise started her career path in 2014 working as HR Generalist in DHL Global Forwarding. ​

During that period, she had the chance to learn recruiting  process, managing the full lifetime of employees and collaborating  with other HR functions. 

After that experience, in 2015 she decided to join the Executive Search world in Keystone Executive Search acting as a Recruiter. She gained experience in the search and selection of middle and top managers for different industries, working with Senior Partners and also managing end to end assignments. She also managed several projects in Organization and BI area.

Always passionate about new technologies and digital transformation, she supported the creation of the Digital Practice, gaining and adding more competences on digital market and profiles. In Keystone she has also been in charge as a point of reference on all HR management themes. ​

She joined NoDoubt in October 2020 as Associate Consultant & Talent 5.0 Specialist. ​

Since November 2021 is Engagement Manager and, considering her knowledge and passion towards Logistic industry, in November 2022 she has been appointed to lead the CoE as Logistic & Supply Chain Expert.

She has a humanistic education, is Italian mother tongue, has a strong command of English and a good knowledge of Spanish. ​





Associate | Talent & Human Capital

Federica has a humanistic background, she graduated in Philosophy at the University of Milan in 2019 and began a Master's Degree course in Philosophy of the Contemporary World at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, which ended in July 2021. The interest in people, cognitive economics, business economics and communication, ethics and issues such as the environment and sustainability, led her to write a thesis entitled "Irresponsible business towards sustainable business: a necessary path for the survival of the companies”. After graduating, she followed a training course in Human Resources, confirming her interest in this area.

Federica joined NoDoubt as Jr Associate in November 2021, initially supporting Directors in projects management, back office and documentation.

In April 2022 she became Associate | Talent & Human Capital, working as generalist in different markets and being involved in local and international projects.

She will also cooperate and contribute to CSR, Communication and Digital activities and attending Public  Events.

She speaks Italian, English and has a basic knowledge of German and French.





NoDoubt is a smart and flexible organization, agile in set up the best expertise to fit Clients’ needs.

NoDoubt consultants are actively supported by a team of different Associate Project Managers including:

- Senior Research Associates with specific CoE with over 20 years of experience in Executive and Middle Managers.

- Qualified Senior Assessors - Psychology Degree - expert in competencies diagnostics and analysis and testing.

- Senior Consultants focused on Performance Management  design and rewarding.

- Senior HR Advisors.

- Social network Expert in Employer Branding campaign.

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