Mechanical Engineer and MBA with broad experience in heavy and automotive industry, having worked in both, Car Manufacturer and Tier 1 Suppliers, acquired in Commercial, Purchasing, Supplier Development and Product Engineering areas. Experienced team leader in the creation and implementation of strategies for managing the OEM and Autoparts Aftermarket businesses in South America, North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Experience in product development, launch planning, execution and manufacturing systems. Preparation of budget and forecasts / reports. Broad experience in development and implementation of procurement processes and procurement strategies, designing and improving standards, procedures and policies intended to exceed the challenges of the global supply chain management through adverse economic environments. Able to establish and maintain long-term relationships with strategic suppliers.