Rodrigo is an executive with 18 years of solid experience in Logistics, Operations, and Continuous Improvement, in different industries, being the majority in the fertilizer business.
Before joining Atlas Agro in May 2022, Rodrigo worked as Director of Continuous Improvement for Americas in Yara, after spending 3 years implementing a lean-based productivity system in several fertilizer plants in Europe and Latin America generating more than 500 MUSD in savings.
Rodrigo also headed two different regional operations in Brazil in Yara, encompassing 7 industrial sites and delivering more than 2,3 million tons of products yearly. In Oslo, he received a global award for the fantastic work done in safety in the Paranaguá site.
He also has a background in logistics, being responsible for managing overall inbound and outbound logistics of Parana and Mato Grosso states in Yara for years in Yara. He also managed inputs and spare parts inventories in other companies in the energy and garment industries.
Rodrigo has an MBA from Alliance Manchester Business School, and specializations in Logistics and Lean Manufacturing from FAE Business School and PUC-PR, respectively. He has also a degree in Business from Universidade de Pernambuco.