Director of Operations


Ricardo is a senior executive with broad international experience in Supply Chain Planning, Supply Chain Execution, IT Strategy design and International Distribution with Fortune 500 companies. He has gained significant experience developing Operational Models (Process, Infrastructure, Technology, People) for CPG and Retail companies in Latin America with recognized capacity to asses Supply Chain needs and improvement plans.

His achievements include setting up programs to better integrate Supply Chains to Demand and Commercial needs while addressing hard savings for the P&L. Ricardo has established and managed “third party” operations and large scale “Business Change Programs” like the implementation of SAP R/3 in Latin America. He has developed strong Program Management skills for large scale projects requiring major “process-system-organizational” change.

His competencies include Managing Vision and Purpose, Perspective and Personal Learning, Developing Direct Reports, Directing Others and Managing and Measuring Work with strong functional expertise designing and managing “Order to Cash” and “Procure to Pay” end to end business processes and their integration with scalable IT solutions.