Highlights

- Experienced automotive software management and strategic sourcing professional, offering 38 years of academical experience and 21 years of success leading in all phases of automotive diverse technology projects; Six Sigma Black Belt, SPSS, SPC and SAS credentials


- Distinguished record of publication in International academic journals


- Presented more than 350 papers in National and International Seminars and Symposium


- Supervised Fifteen PhDs and examined five PhDs


- Speaker at IEEE International Conference on Computational Sciences and Optimization in China, year 2009


- Strong philosophy of teaching, and knowledge of many different methods to motivate students to develop their expertise in specific areas


- Dedicated partner to university programs and outreach events that help Promote learning and support the community


- Well experienced in SW procurement control, consultation to the definition & deployment of system & SW engineering process for automotive projects in accordance with ASPICE recommendations


- Implemented Embedded Software Project Management with specialization in initiation, estimation and budgeting, RFQ process, project planning & execution, cost, schedule, quality and risk management


- Well experienced with multiple cross-functional teams associated with data driven business improvements to drive volume up, keep costs down, and meet customer service goals.


- Developed and managed automotive software project procurement budgets up to $30M on projects that spanned up to three years


- Six sigma black belt project handling, team collaboration, project dynamics, problem solving, priority handling, process development, decision making and risk mitigation

-Profound knowledge of statistics, automotive engineering and project management