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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
January 17, 2018

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Greater Atlanta Area 404-***-****

Capital Project Manager Procurement Manager

Tri- Lingual, Large scale multimillion dollar Capital Projects Manager/ Procurement Manager (Pulp & Paper, Renewable Energy, Power Generation & Transmission Lines and IT platforms). Extensive experience in team development, project execution, proposal management, major capital project procurement and contract administration. Known for ability to apply negotiation and communication skills to manage technical personnel and suppliers. Globally focused professional with practical onshore and offshore experience.

Experienced Project Management

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Team Leadership

Value Analysis Engineering

Negotiation of Complex Contracts

Total Cost of Ownership

Contract Administration Management

Kepner Tregoe


Over US $ 70 MM saved in several capital project equipment & labor contracts for Pulp & Paper Projects

18% Budget reduction $100 MM Pulp Mill Revamp project.

Streamlined project strategy planning resulting in unforecasted increased sales for international platform program (InterConnect) for Latin America.

Spearheaded an 22% cost reduction for 700 km Transmission Line

Increased efficiency from 60% to 92.5% on a 30 MW Hydro Electric Plant

Implementation of InterConnect Platform for Peru & Chile resulting in un forecasted sales in the last quarter of 2016.

Negotiated several complex capital project equipment & labor contracts


International Project Manager

EQUIFAX, Atlanta, GA 2015 - 2017

Spearheaded planning of several disciplines (Product Development, Marketing, Operations) for Installations of Software Platform for several international locations.

Unified stakeholders through teambuilding, strategy and mission synthesis

VP Project Development /Chief Procurement Officer

BRAXENERGY LTDA., Sao Paulo, Brazil 2005-2015

Project Director leading Engineering, Procurement and Construction management for government led auctions in S. Africa and Brazil for Energy Generation projects which included the obtaining environmental licenses and regulations.

Oversaw engineering, planning, estimating for government led auctions in S. Africa and Brazil for Energy Generation projects which included the obtaining environmental licenses and regulations to be accepted to participate in government led auctions.

Successfully won four key transmission line slots totaling over 500 km of 230kV lines with 19 substations that were installed.

o12 sections of transmission lines, distributed across 5 States in Brazil totaling over 700 Km consisting of of 138 kV, 230 kV & 500 kV transmission lines with 22 substations (which 8 where new installations); Total Project cost in US$ 200MM.

Contract services for Camargo Correa Construcoes for several Petro-Chem Refinery proposals with Worley Parsons Engineering support. Projects totaling over US$ 1 B.

Solar Power Generation

oOver 200 MW of PV generation in Brazil (US$ 60MM)

o60 MW PV in North West Cape Province in South Africa (US $100 MM) Studies

oConcentrated Solar Power for Northeastern Brazil región

oConcentrated Solar Power Plants (over 300 MW potential)

Small Hydro Plants (under 30 MW) totaling over 150 MW of generated power (Brazil)

Introduced ECS SNC Lavalin SCADA systems to the Brazilian market.

Project Manager

CONTOUR GLOBAL ENERGY, Sao Paulo Brazil 2003-2005

Managed all aspects of construction of the Sao Domingos Hydro Plant 24 MW (US $50 million).

Oversaw the Engineering and site construction activities for Hydro Dam in Brazil.

Contracts / Procurement Manager

BECHTEL BROWN & ROOT CONSORTIUM, Sao Paulo / Porto Alegre, Brazil 1999-2002

$80 million Riocell 2000 Expansion Rebuild project.

Managed a technical team that oversaw all major equipment and construction sub contracts.

Original plant overhaul estimated at 30 months, but completed in 20 months.

Project resulted in increased production and efficiency for the entire pulp mill.


Several Industrial project rebuilds and expansions in the Pulp & Paper Sector with companies such as Champion International, CMPC, Klabin, Union Camp.


Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, The University of Houston, TX

Business Administration for Executives Program, Getulio Vargas University São Paulo, Brazil

Materials Management, Fundação Getulio Vargas; São Paulo, Brazil


Certified PMP (Project Management Professional)

International Certified Purchasing Manager by National Association of Purchasing Managers

Engineer in Training (EIT), State of Texas, USA.


English, Portuguese (Fluent); Spanish - intermediate

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