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Education

Oct 2008Nov 2010

International MEngSc in Industrial Engineering & Management

UPV (Spain), Metropolia UAS (Finland), UNSW (Australia)

♦Attended courses in three different universities:

  • Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (Valencia - SPAIN)
  • University of New South Wales (Sydney - AUSTRALIA)
  • Metropolia University of Applied Sciences (Helsinki - FINLAND)

♦PROMOE excellence scholarship by Universidad Politécnica de Valencia for undertaking one-year exchange in Australia.

♦ Erasmus scholarship for undertaking six-months exchange in Finland.

Sep 2004Jun 2008

BEngSc in Mechanical Engineering

Polytechnic University of Valencia
  • HD 98/100 on my Final Year Project: "Prefabricated Concrete Structures Analysis in Industrial Buildings".
  • 15 h/week average student-jobs commitment (as a waiter, DJ and private chauffeur, among others).
Sep 1989Jul 2004

“Licée Français” School of Valencia (French Educational System)
  • Bilingual Spanish & French main education
  • Distinction from the French government for undertaking studies in France.

Work experience

Jan 2011Aug 2011

Project Manager & Business Developper for ALGERIA

Torrecid Group

Worked for TORRECID Group SA, one of the world leaders in providing products and solutions for the ceramic industry:

  • In charge of opening-up the market in Algeria: commercial prospection, business development, follow-up with distributors, direct negotiations with clients for future orders.
  • Coordinating the logistics and a team of technicians to travel with me for doing final industrial tests and ensuring that our client's products where produced with no defects and in the right conditions.
Jul 2010Nov 2010

Social Director

International House UNSW

Democratically elected Social Director for one semester at International House, one of the main colleges at University of New South Wales (Sydney, Australia). In charge of a $4,000 AUD budget to organize different social activities for the residents: paint-ball for +40 people, barbecues, costume parties for +150 people, dancing classes by proffesional teachers, opening and closing dinners for +170 people, among other events.

Jul 2009Aug 2009

Project Manager & Sales Engineer

Gulf Engineering & Supply

Internship at this Lebanese glass supplier:

  • Followed up with the contractors, main consultants, aluminum contractors and glass processors.
  • Specified high-end products in construction glass, and CAD drawing review (AutoCAD).
  • Gathered information about different glass technologies and performances, as well as about its fabrication and processing.
  • Did on-site building inspection and attended seminars about fire-rated glass.
Jun 2008Jun 2009

President of a LC

IAESTE Spain

Democratically elected IAESTE LC President at the Industrial and Chemical Engineering schools at Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (Spain) for a one-year position.

  • Developed an online and collaborative database with the ZOHO Creator engine which enabled to manage around 600 students, 80 matched internships abroad, and around 5000 local companies from Valencia per year, and growing.
  • Consolidated relationships between my university and 43 companies offering student internships.
  • Traveled around Spain and to Turkey, representing my university in international conferences.
Sep 2008Oct 2008

Teacher Assistant

Chongqing Electromechanical Vocational Institute
  • Worked in a robotics project, specially collaborated on programming a robot.
  • Gave lectures to students: Mechanical Engineering Design Software, Spain and Spanish Culture, How to Study English More Efficiently, and Educational System in Europe.
  • Taught oral English and prepared language activities for the students.
Jan 2006Jan 2008

Pilot and Engineer

UPV Shell Eco Marathon Team

“Taronjet” is an competition car designed by the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia for the Shell-Ecomarathon, in that time a yearly competition sited in France. As the pilot:

  • Trained at the Valencia’s circuit, testing the prototype and the final car.
  • Analyzed results to improve my performance for being successful at further competitions.
Feb 2005Sep 2005

Membership Marketing

Red Cross SPAIN

Worked part-time for the NGO Red Cross in membership marketing campaigns to raise funds with the yearly donation of the new members. Coordinated and managed several teams from the third month.

Pilot of theTARONJET

International Work Experience

Summary

Highly motivated first-class engineering graduate with relevant international experience, great capacity for adapting to new demanding situations and environments, and very clear objectives. Targeting a long-term international career in Manufacturing Operations & Project Management in a global organization.

Languages

Native in Spanish and nearly bilingual in French. Very fluent in English and basic level of oral Mandarin Chinese, obtained during extracurricular courses for two years and during a three-months internship in China in 2008 (including an intensive one-month course in Beijing Language and Culture University).

Further Training

Received several PEMAE scholarships (worth around 2.000 €) from Universidad Politécnica de Valencia in reward of my grades, for undertaking extracurricular courses from 2007 to 2008:

  • Project Management – Practical Training (28 h)
  • MS Project for Construction Projects (20 h)
  • Wind Energy (20 h)
  • Solar Energy (41 h)
  • Implementing ISO 9001:2000 and QM (24 h)
  • Business Opportunities & Viability Analysis (20 h)
  • MS Excel: Medium and Advance Level (35 h)
  • PHP & MySQL Programming (30 h)
  • Small and Medium-Size Enterprise Management (20 h)
  • Safety Driving Course (10 h)

Computer Skills

  • Expert in MS OFFICE (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access) and advanced in MS Project.
  • Advanced in Web and ONLINE Services (remote desktop, SaaS, Zoho Creator, Database Management, etc).
  • Advance in C/C++, VBA Excel, HTML and PHP/MySQL programming.
  • Expert in Autodesk AUTOCAD & INVENTOR, officially certified by Autodesk, and advanced in DS CATIA.
  • Experience in WEBSITE DESIGN, VIDEO & IMAGE EDITING (Dreamweaver, Frontpage, Photoshop, Premiere).

References

“He is a very hardworking person, compromised with the job, with very clear objectives and with a great capacity for adapting to every new situation. He was keen on tasks that were a challenge and demanded creativity, showed a disposition to be friendly and gave great satisfaction among all the students and teachers.”

Du Yun Fei

Professor at Chongqing Electromechanical Vocational Institute (CHINA)

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"Carlos completed his studies, was highly motivated to learn as much as he could and perform to his best capacities. During this period, Carlos proved that he was completely able to process within very short time new or unkown problems independently and succesfully. Furthermore, while he was developing the practical lessons he asked for feedback and accepted constructive criticism with maturity."

David Perez Perales

Lecturer of Production Management - Industrial Management Department(UPV, SPAIN)