Pablo Paiva

Mechanical engineer with 20 years of experience:
-  Career in the purchasing field, with extensive experience in the management and development of local and international suppliers . Experience in cost reduction programs, through the “Should Cost” method.
 Leadership of the purchasing team aimed at improving cost, quality, delivery and supply chain indicators .
 Definition / implementation of the regional strategy (Brazil, United States, Mexico) for the purchase of certain products (molded parts, forgings). Improvement and consolidation of the supplier base, implementation of long-term contracts.
 Interface between suppliers, product engineering and manufacturing engineering, for cost reduction initiatives through changes in specifications product / manufacturing process.
 Certification in 'Six Sigma Green Belt', experience in 'Lean Manufacturing', SAP ERP user.

English and French advanced
Quality and productivity
Quality management systems
Executive MBA in business management