Experimented professional in Project Management and Business Development with almost 15 years of experience of successfully winning and delivering complex projects. With a background in Materials Engineering, Quality Management and Product Development, in the sectors of Mining, Energy, and Aeronautics, I understand the entire life-cycle of the project from bidding, to close-out, and I'm able to formulate successful strategies in order to win the project and then deliver a successful execution. Trained in Europe and South America, Ruben is fluent in English, French and Spanish.

Work experience
Work experience
Jan 2014 - Present
Quality Program Manager
MH Consulting, lyon, france

Quality Assurance: Quality Processes, Quality Product, ISO Certifications.
- Claim management: analysis and strategy definition, customer claim management, non quality risks, Warranty Process/Product. PACAs, QARs, QANs.

Aug 2012 - Dec 2014
Project Manager
MH Consulting, lyon, france

- Project Management: Project/Process Improvement, Programs & flow charts.
- Audits, project restructuring, cost killing. Outsourcing Management

May 2009 - Dec 2011
Water Turbines Unit Manager
INECOSA IBERINCO, bilbao, spain 

- R&D, repair and overhauling programs of mechanical systems.
- Project Management, monitoring, planning, scheduling, meetings.
- Technical analysis, defining the technical framework, reporting and validation.
- Commercial development, B2B / B2G Tendering, negotiating contracts

Jul 2008 - Dec 2011
Quality Department Manager
INECOSA IBERINCO, bilbao, spain

- Integrated Management Systems (ISO 9000 + ISO 21500 + ISO14000 + EFQM).
- Development and implementation of policies, plans and control QA / QC methods.
- Audits Management, Supplier approval, Control plans, non quality management.
- Claim Management, PACAs. Conducting audits, Certifications and Approvals.

Jan 2007 - Feb 2008
Product Development Engineer + Project Manager
Eb RIM technologies, bilbao, spain

- Engineering and testing of production machinery for the client Industria de Turbo Propulsores for the Rolls-Royce Turbofans Projects: Trent 900 and Trent 1000.
- Virtual Prototyping, 3D modelling, meshing for FEA under Siemens NX, ANSYS, Nastran-Patran, ADAMS, etc.

Aug 2002 - Sep 2006
Operations Manager, Composites Unit
Hydromec, arequipa, peru

Operations Manager, Plastics Division
- Major accounts Responsible for the mining and construction market sectors.
- Technical-economic analysis, negotiation and monitoring of contracts/bids.
- Development engineering solutions to the problematic of FRP Composites materials applied to the mining operations (vessels, cisterns, tanks, piping, coating, etc.)

Jul 2001 - Apr 2002
Control Project Engineer
pizarro & pizarro zavala contracts engineers, peru

Deputy Project Manager, Control Engineer, QA/QC Coordinator, QHSE Internal Auditor

Sep 2009
Master MSc in Project Management. Business Rules
FH Dortmund, germany
Sep 2007
Master in Product Life-cycle Management
University of the basque country, spain
Jun 2001
Materials Engineer
national University saint agustin, peru


- Spanish, mother language
- English and French, fluent


- MS Office, MS Project, MS Visio
- CADs: AutoCAD, NX7.5, Inventor, SolidWorks, SmartPlant3D, PDS
- PLMs: SmarTeam, ProjectWise, Teamcenter


- PLM/PDM/ERP Systems


- Project engineering
- Audit & Control in projects
- Risks, planning, QA/QC
- Budgeting, Cost killing
- CAPAs & No Quality KPIs.


- Science and Materials Engineering
- Manufacturing process
- Benchmarking
- Lean Engineering/Manufacturing


- Integrated Management Systems
- Continiuous Process Improvement
- Audits & Control Plans
- Certifications & Approvals