Dr.-Ing.in Production Systematization at WZL in RWTH-Aachen, Germany. Senior professor at University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil. Member of the Research Group on Integrated Engineering (GEI) at the Advanced Manufacturing Nucleus (NUMA) of Industrial Engineering Department at the São Carlos Engineering School (EESC – USP). Visiting professor at WZL Aachen, Germany. Research scholar at E-Business Competency Center of the University of Missouri, USA. Member of the design society. Advisor of 70 theses finished. More than 490 publications. Consultant for many companies. Google Scholar h-index: 25.Google Scholar i10-index: 63.
Core Competences: His research interests include: integrated innovation, technology, and product development management, product-service system (PSS), servitization, circular economy, business model innovation (BMI), and business process management (BPM).