Basic

Andrea (Andrew) Ciceri

Employee, General Manager, UTIL Guangzhou) Auto Parts Co. Ltd.

Nansha, China

Skills

Organisational skills and competences: Team leadership (actually I manage over 400 people); proven record of strong management skills
I am used to work on a targets achievement basis. Expert in establishment and management of start-up and joint ventures in Asia. Skills gained through professional activities. Expert in lean management and 6 sigma/Kaizen. Technical skills and competences: Skilled negotiator (National and local level government offices
corporations
trade unions
control and certification institutions). On field experience in Industrial
Financial and Quality (ISO 9001
ISO 14000
ISO TS 16949) Control procedures. In depth knowledge of production cycles and processes in the mechanical industry
extrusion of plastics
electronics. Advisor level knowledge about Industrial Safety issues and regulations (patented safety manager in China). Direct experience in obtaining industrial patents in Asia. Organisational skills and competences : Team leadership (actually I manage over 400 people); proven record of strong management skills
I am used to work on a targets achievement basis. Expert in establishment and management of start-up and joint ventures in Asia. Skills gained through professional activities. Expert in lean management
TPS
6 sigma/Kaizen. Computer skills and competences: Skilled user of Office™ (Word™
Excel™ e PowerPoint™) e Open Office. Advanced knowledge of Adobe programs (including former Macromedia)
of some accounting and ERP software (SAP
Kingdee). Good knowledge of php
various CMS and data mining programs.

Timeline

Professional experience for Andrea (Andrew) Ciceri

  • Current 11 years and 6 months, since Jan 2010

    General Manager

    UTIL Guangzhou) Auto Parts Co. Ltd.

    General Manager of the Chinese Plant of Util Group (Util Industries Italy, CTD Capital Tools & Design Canada, Util Mexico)

  • Current 11 years and 6 months, since Jan 2010

    General Manager

    UTIL Guangzhou) Auto Parts Co. Ltd

    General Manager of the Chinese plant of UTIL Industries/ CTD (Capital Tools &Design) a leading producer of brakes for automotive and fine blanking industrial products

  • 1 year and 8 months, May 2008 - Dec 2009

    General Manager, Asia Pacific

    CARE Ltd

    General Manager Asia Pacific, board member

  • 4 years and 2 months, Mar 2004 - Apr 2008

    General Manager, Board Director

    Eleung Ltd., Laes Far East, Zhongshan Taly Plastic

    ENGLISH: Managing 6 companies on two locations, 250 employees, over 13 million Euro turnover. Full P&L responsibility, Reporting to the Italian-Swiss Holding Group’s President. Plastic specialties and commodities. ITALIAN: Direttore Generale e consigliere d'ammministrazione di 6 societa', in Hong Kong e Cina, produzione e vendita materie plastiche (3 soc. produttive) . Oltre 250 dipendenti, 13 mlo Euro fatturato di competenza

  • 2 years and 2 months, Feb 2002 - Mar 2004

    General Manager, Chief Rep., Legal Rep, China

    Shanghai Nice Home Automation Co., Ltd

    ENGLISH: Home automation, doors and gates openers, parking system. Established Office in Shanghai, created distribution network Asia Pacific, then established (project, start up, management) production facility. ITALIANO: sistemi di apertura porte cancelli, automazione , sistemi per parcheggi Fondato l'ufficio di rappresentanza a Shanghai , ho creato una rete di distributor i in Asia e avviato sito produttivo

  • 3 years and 6 months, Sep 1998 - Feb 2002

    Chief Executive Asia-Pacific

    Manzoni Group , now Aida Europe (Manzoni China, Manzoni Korea)

    ENGLISH: Machine tools for metal forming and forging for automotive and appliances; Resident Manager Shanghai, manager Seoul office. Sales, installation, commissioning, after sales assistance in Asia ITALIANO: Manager residente Shanghai, responsabile uff. Seoul. Vendita installazione, avviamento e assistenza post vendita impianti in Asia. Presse deformazione lamiera, forgiatura Nel gruppo: Rovetta, Manzoni, Benelli, Emanuel, INNSE presse, Proseat

  • 3 years and 1 month, Sep 1995 - Sep 1998

    Area Manager Far East , Area Manager Latin America

    Techint, Pomini (Div Macchine/machinery), now H.F. Mixing Group

    ENGLISH: sales and marketing manager for Latin America, then also for Asia Pacific Area; rubber & plastics mixing machinery, extruders (also for petrochemical appl.). Banbury mixers, twin & single screw extruders ITALIAN: responsabile commerciale dapprima per il Sud e Centro America, poi anche per l'Asia. Macchine e impianti mescolazione gomme e plastiche (estrusori monovite, bivite corotanti, mixer tipo Banbury ecc)

  • 4 years and 8 months, Jan 1991 - Aug 1995

    Managing Partner, socio accomandatario

    Nicotiana Technologies

    ENGLISH: managing partner of a small consulting specialized negotiation assistance and business development in machinery for tobacco and monopoly goods field in North Africa (Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco) and former Yugoslavia. ITALIANO: Socio di una piccola consulting di facilitazione e introduzione nei settori tabacco e generi monopolio in Nord Africa e ex Jugoslavia

  • 3 years, Jan 1988 - Dec 1990

    Sales engineer, area manager Mediterranean

    TeCom Srl

    ENGLISH: sales clerk then area manager in a trading dealing in tobacco leaves, papers and convertible packaging materials ITALIANO: Commmerciale, poi responsabile di area in una trading specializzata in tabacco in foglie, carte speciali e materiali imballaggio

Educational background for Andrea (Andrew) Ciceri

  • 3 years and 9 months, Nov 1983 - Jul 1987

    Umanistico - Internazionale

    Universita' Cattolica S.C. Milano (Catholic University, Milan)

    Indirizzo internazionale International Relations

Languages

  • Italian

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

  • French

    Intermediate

  • Chinese

    Basic

  • Spanish

    Basic

Wants

Contacts
business opportunities
job opportunities
investment opportunities

Interests

TPS
Lean Management
6 sigma
Kaizen
APQP
Iso TS16949
automotive
manufacturing
Asia Pacific
operations
COO
China

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