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Extensive global experience in Operations with emphasis on  Supply Chain Management, E-business and the implementation of  Integrated Business Solutions projects such as SCOR, MRPII, SOP and ERP systems (e.g. SAP and CS/3).  Strong interpersonal skills developed through working with customers, end markets, suppliers, staff members and consultants.



       2006 - Present     Managing Director

o      BALTOSA - Nicaragua, Central America

       2003 - 2005           Regional Supply Chain Programme Manager

o      British American Tobacco - Asia Pacific, based in Malaysia.

       2002 - 2003           Head of Supply Chain

o      British American Tobacco - South Korea,  America Pacific

       2000 - 2002          Global Supply Chain - Senior Project Manager

o      British American Tobacco - London, United Kingdom, Europe

       1999 - 2000          Supply Chain Manager

o      British American Tobacco - Honduras, Central America

       1998 - 1999          Supply Chain Project Manager

o      British American Tobacco San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Central America

       1995 1997        Manufacturing Manager

o        British American Tobacco  Managua, Nicaragua, Central America

       1992 - 1995         Planning & Logistic Manager / Manufacturing Manager

o      British American Tobacco Managua, Nicaragua, Central America

       1987 - 1992         Production Controller

o      Fujikama O.A. Distribution - Toronto, Canada

       1985 - 1986         Operations Manager

o      Sistema Empresarial R.C. S.A.- San Jose, Costa Rica

       1975 - 1978          Coffee Grower

o      Santa Fe Coffee Farm - Diriamba, Nicaragua

Teaching Experience

       1985 - 1989  Lecturer of the study programs of  Industrial Engineering

o      Autonomous University of Central America - San Jos, Costa Rica


       Finance for Senior Executives Program (FSE), Harvard Business School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 2008

       Executive Management Program, Stanford University, California, USA,  2006

       Program for University Lectures, INCAE Business School*, Costa Rica, 1986

       Bsc. in Industrial Engineering, Autonomous University of Central America, Costa Rica, 1985

       High School Diploma, Columbia High, Atlanta, United States, 1979

*INCAE was founded in 1964 with the technical supervision of the Harvard Business School


Additional Studies

       Supply Chain World North America - Anaheim, USA - 2005

       Supply Chain Impact on Finance - Singapore - 2004

       Supply Chain World North America - Chicago, USA - 2004

       PRINCE 2 (Project in Controlled Environments) - Dubai, UEA - 2004

       Supply Chain Operations Reference Model  (SCOR)  - Bangkok, Thailand - 2003

       Supply Chain Workshop - Malaysia, Asia Pacific - 2002

       Marketing Distribution Excellence Workshop - Pusan, South Korea - 2002

       ERP Post Implementation Review - Singapore, Asia Pacifc - 2001

       Supply Chain Review - Buenos Aires, Argentina - 2001

       Supply Chain Review - Monterrey, Mexico - 2001

       Supply Chain Management Workshop, London, United Kingdom - 2000

       ERP Workshop, Kenya, Africa - 2000

       Product Knowledge Seminar, San Jose, Costa Rica - 1999

       ISO 9001 Program, San Pedro Sula, Honduras - 1999

       ERP/MRPII  Workshop, Columbus, Sri Lanka - 1998

       Project Management Program (The Way We Work), San Jose, Costa Rica - 1997

       ERP Post Implementation Review - Geneva, Switzerland - 1997

       Tactics and strategy of Negotiation, Caracas, Venezuela - 1997

       Demand Solution Seminar, Managua, Nicaragua - 1996

       ERP Workshop, London, United Kingdom - 1996

       Finance for no Finance Managers, INCAE, Managua, Nicaragua - 1995

       Production Management Program , Brown and Williamson, Georgia, USA - 1995

       Totally Quality Program, Managua, Nicaragua, 1993

       Seminar on Microcomputers, New Technologies and Applications ,SJ, CR - 1985


       Global Award for Supply Chain Excellence - SCC - California, USA

       Golden @ Award for the Best Web Site in the Art Category - Managua, NIcaragua



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Oscar Baltodano

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Diriamba, Nicaragua

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