Jordi Brossa

Jordi Brossa

Work History

Work History
Jun 2007 - Present

Supply Chain Manager Spain

Akzo Nobel Car Refinishes

Multinational chemical company, of Dutch origin, biggest player of the coatings industry, after the recent acquisition of ICI. In the sub-business unit Automotive Plastic Components within the business unit Car Refinishes, he is leading the new Supply Chain organization for Iberia and worldwide for commodities produced in the main site (Barcelona).

In a matrix organization, Jordi and his 18 member team are reporting to the Supply Chain Manager

Europe hierarchically, belonging to the P&L organization, and functionally to the National Sales

Manager, from M&S.

He takes cares of levels of stocks, product coverage, logistics, service levels, forecasting and obsoletes for the totality of products for the Barcelona site and for all the commodities worldwide.

Clients in Spain are all main TIER1 players of plastic components industry for the automobile (Peguform, Plastal, Lab Radio, Visiocorp, Faurecia, …)

Feb 2003 - May 2007

Operations Manager

Cofrafer

Steel Service Centre based in France. Spanish family owned company. 85 employees in France. 800

employees in the group. Turnover of 100 MM€ per year in France. 1200 MM€ per year the whole Group. 7 plants in Europe. Clients in France: French car original manufacturers (Peugeot, Citroen, Renault), main TIER1 and TIER2 stampers (Faurecia, Valeo, Thyssenkrup Sofedit), and other general industry clients (Bosch, Siemens, Electrolux,…)

He led from the Systems, Information Technology and Organisation Department the SAP installation

project in Cofrafer until June 2003. From July 2003 until nowadays he is the Operations Manager from

Bamesa Cofrafer.

As Operations Manager, he was the direct manager of a 15 people team in the following areas: creation of purchasing and selling budgets, purchasing of all raw materials, stock coordination, in/out and in-house stocks flows, manufacturing lines planning and capacity analyses, forwarding manufactured goods.

Reported directly to the site General Manager and also to the General Management Group Bamesa

Committee in Barcelona.

Main successes: Stock level rationalisation up to the objective fixed by the group; externalisation of all the forwarding area (4MM€ contract per year), minimisation of plant production urgencies translated into lower production costs and gain of the operational margin; EDI implementation with different clients and suppliers.

Oct 2000 - Feb 2003

SAP Consultant MM, PP, SD

Accenture

He collaborated in the Systems, Information Technology and Organisation Department of Group Bamesa in the implementation of all SAP modules for the whole Group. He mainly collaborated in the supply chain area (logistics, materials management, production planning and sales and distribution). Different roll-outs for the other sites (Barcelona (ES), Valencia (ES), Pancorbo (ES), Seville (ES), Lisbon (PT), Istanbul (TR) and Paris (FR)).

Feb 1999 - Feb 2000

Junior Industrial Engineer

Banco Sabadell

He collaborated in the Civil Works and Technical Issues department, elaborating support tasks and

calculus in different areas for the projects for new agencies (illumination, air conditioning, security,

activities).

Jul 1998 - Sep 1998

Junior Industrial Engineer

Proinosa

He did support and coordination tasks in the construction and rehabilitation of a 50 apartments building

in Paseo de Gracia / Diputación in Barcelona.

Jul 1997 - Sep 1997

Junior Industrial Engineer

Climafred

He did calculus of calorific charges for buildings, dimensioning of cold/heat generators, calculus,

and supervision of many climatisation installations in a 20 houses residential area in Sitges.

Jul 1994 - Sep 1994

Summer internship

Tratamiento Térmicos Carreras

He participated in the process statistic control in the Quality Department. He realised steel hardness

analyses with Rockwell, Brinell and Vickers machinery.

Education

Education
Jan 2008 - Present

Executive MBA

IESE Business School

Students in the program make a significant leap forward towards personal maturity, while developing new skills and abilities alongside experienced faculty members and peers.

Feb 2000 - Sep 2000

Proyecto final de carrera

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Suiza.

Project title: "Approach to actual wind energy technologies. Evaluating the quality of potential sites"

Skills

Skills

Catalan

Spanish

Français

English

Interest

Passion for cooking and all kind of musical instruments.

Certifications

Certifications

Medalla de bronce

Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña