Managing Director and Senior Member of Board Recruiting Practice
Victor Arias is a managing director in RSR Partners Dallas office and serves as a senior member of its Board Recruiting Practice. He joined from other major firms where he specialized in board recruitment, consumer products, real estate and also was global leader of diversity & inclusion practices. He has served clients in the U.S. and Latin America including Mexico. Victor earned his MBA from Stanford University and BBA from University of Texas at El Paso where he was named Distinguished Alum in 2009. He is a trustee emeritus for the Stanford University board of trustees, the current chairman of the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative, and prior member of the Stanford GSB Advisory Council. He serves on the UTEP Development Board and is a past White House Fellows Commissioner. Victor served on the board of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ: PLKI) for 15 years until his retirement in 2016. He is also past national president and co-founder of the National Society of Hispanic MBAs, prior member of the Notre Dame Institute of Latino Studies board, and a founding board member of the recently formed Latino Corporate Directors Association, a membership group for Hispanic corporate directors.