Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
Francisco Abrantes (GLOBAL LIAISON – BRAZIL & LATIN AMERICA)
MBA with a concentration in Financial Management from University of Dallas/IPEP Brazil, post degree in People Management and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.
He was the President of GRUPAS – São Paulo Administration Benchmark Group in 2008. He is ABRAFAC – Brazilian Facility Management Association founder and its Financial Director (2005-2006), Vice Chairman (2007-2008), Chairman (2009-2010), Senior Board Chairman (2011-2013). Currently he is member of the ABRAFAC Senior Board.
He was also nominated to be member of IFMA BOD during 2011-2013 and currently member of Corporate Facility Council (CFC).
He is FAMU – Florida Agricultural Mechanical University Counselor in the Facility Management Graduation Program.
As an Executive Director of Powertron Global Inc he oversees Brazilian operation, responsible for introducing nanotechnologies solutions to increase building energy efficiency focus on the HVAC equipment.
He has been also working in the consultancy sector, sharing his 25+ experience in the Supply Chain, Logistics, Administrative, Real Estate, Property&Facility Management areas in companies’ workshops, training, due diligence and so on.
He has over 25 years of comprehensive experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry, Health Care, IT Company, Oil&Gas, Mining, Call Center, Broadcast Company (TV and Radio complex), Financial including Facility and Property Management, Real Estate, Supply Chain, HSSE and Construction areas.