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Bernardo Pires

Head of Supply Chain

Nexa Resources

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A team leader who is focused on impacting and insipring people through examples and empowering them to take responsibilities and being protagonists to do amazing things and having a great journey. Executive who has been holding diferent positions, mainly in finance, for the last 20 years, always involved with transformational projects and initiatives such as IPO´s, efficiency, growth and redesign projects. Worked for a startup and experienced entrepreneurship acquiring a company in the food industry. A wide vast experience with a result oriented approach. Global executive having worked in countries such as Canada, Australia, Malaysia, Mozambique, Peru and Colombia; where developed ability and flexibility to manage and interact with different cultures. Fluent Portuguese, English and Spanish speaker. Broad experience in building and managing teams in highly integrated processes and complex governance; besides continuous identification and formation of talents resulting in development of a number of professionals to hold managerial positions. Acted in and led supply chain functions and projects for 10 years: supplies, negotiations, inventory management, transportation logistics, and supplier management. Great vision and discipline, effective costs skills. Solid experience in deployment, development, and management of shared services, such as: accounts payable, accounts receivable, recruiting and selection, sales, among others, in Brazil and abroad. Areas of experience: - Leadership - Strategy - Decision making process - Risk analysis - Process design - Planning and Control - Finance - Performance management (KPI's) - Project Management Office, PMO - Inovation (Lean&SixSigma) - Supply Chain - Procurement (strategic sourcing, negotiation, purchasing and contract)

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