Juan ALMEIDA

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Bis 2022, Director - Head of Cabin Digital Maintenance, Airbus

Hamburg, Germany

About me

* Seasoned Manager with over 15 years of international experience in the aerospace and automotive industries. * Passionate about technology and all things digital. * Solid career background in Product Management, Project Management, Customer Services, Engineering and Digital solutions. • Fluent in English, French and Spanish with advanced German knowledge • Broad international experience, having lived and worked in UK, France, Germany, Spain and Singapore • Strong leadership and people management skills Particular expertise in: - Product & project management - Digital business development - Team Leadership and dynamics.

Skills

Project Management experience
Founded Engineering Knowledge
Industrial development experience
Self-confidence
Very Good Level in foreign languages
English
French
Spanish.
Project Management
Product Development
Innovation
Technology
Consulting
Digitalization
Business Development
Technical Sales Support
New Product Introduction
Agile
IoT
Sensor technology
Wireless Communication
Industry
Automation
Customer service
Service
Operations Management
Team Management
Leadership
Change Management
Restructuring
Head of Department
Communication skills
Public speaking
Strategy
Digital transformation
Big Data
Hardware
Software
International experience

Timeline

Professional experience for Juan ALMEIDA

  • Current 7 months, since Mar 2022

    Director of Value Engineering

    Danfoss
  • 3 years and 7 months, Aug 2018 - Feb 2022

    Director - Head of Cabin Digital Maintenance

    Airbus

  • 2 years and 8 months, Jan 2016 - Aug 2018

    Director - Head of Aftermarket Maintenance Services Germany

    Airbus
  • 5 years and 8 months, Apr 2011 - Nov 2016

    Product Management - Deputy Airframe & Cabin programme

    Airbus
  • 2 years and 3 months, Oct 2009 - Dec 2011

    A350 XWB Chief Engineering - Wing

    Airbus

    ‣ Managed and supervised transnational efforts to enable the wing weight reduction opportunities in the frame of the A350-800 Wing Weight Saving Plateau. ‣ Facilitate the activities to ensure all Wing Particular Risk items are closed on time for Start of Production. ‣ Identify and solve specific A350-900 Wing technical issues, considering time, performance, quality and costs constrains. ‣ Support the Wing’s Customer Focus Group activities. ‣ Participate in the monthly Wing Design Progress Meetings thro

  • 2 years and 1 month, Nov 2009 - Nov 2011

    EADS PROGRESS Corporate Development Program

    EADS

  • 3 years and 10 months, Jan 2006 - Oct 2009

    Product Development Coordinator for Nissan Europe LCV Business Unit

    Altran Technologies

    Responsibilities: − Coordination of Nissan’s Trucks Chassis Design and Simulation team (Team leader). − Definition of the Technical specifications and requirements of the chassis systems. − Responsibility of product development according to cost and time requirements. − Direct contact with all the vehicle’s related production and logistics suppliers, − Joint effort with the Japan based Project Management team. − Analyze of the Supplier’s capabilities at the different stages of the project.

Educational background for Juan ALMEIDA

  • 1 year and 8 months, Mar 2020 - Oct 2021

    International Business

    INSEAD Business School

  • 3 years and 1 month, Sep 2010 - Sep 2013

    Management

    University of Bristol

    Finance, Corporate strategy, General Management, Accounting and Supply Chain Operations

  • 1 year, Aug 2004 - Jul 2005

    Industrial Engineering

    Polytechnical University of Catalonia (UPC)

  • 5 years, Aug 2001 - Jul 2006

    Specialized in Solid Mechanics

    Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon

    Mechanical Engineering Master Degree at the Institut National des Sciences Apliquées de Lyon, France. Department of Mechanics and Design (5 years course).

Languages

  • French

    Fluent

  • Spanish

    Fluent

  • English

    Fluent

  • German

    Intermediate

Wants

New Contacts on Innovation and Technology
Proffesional and Personal development opportunities
Career Opportunities
Business opportunity
Digital Workplace

Interests

Industrial Developments
Career Development
Travelling
Scuba Diving
Photography
Foreign Cultures and Languages
Good Food
Nice Movies
Good Wine

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