Mechanical Engineer from the Escola Politécnica of Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Lean expert and Lean consultant for over 10 years. He is vice-president and founder member of the Lean Academy Portugal. He was Senior Advisor and Project Manager at Intitut Lean France. In his professional career has trained managers and has implemented Lean in manufacturing, hospital, administrative and services sectors in more than 30 countries in South America, Europe and Asia.