- Senior Lecturer of Production, Technology and Operations Management
Doctor of Industrial Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
MBA, ESADE, Universitat Ramon Llull
Degree in Industrial Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Areas of Interest
* Industry 4.0
* Design and implementation of Customer Centric Operations
* Optimization and Innovation of global Supply Chain Operations in Information Technology
* Strategic Alliances in Supply Chain and Logistics
* Strategic Project Management in complex environments
He joined IESE in 2012 as part time lecturer in Production, Technology and Operations Management at IESE Business School teaching in Executive Education programs.
Joan started his professional career at HP as a Manufacturing Engineer and since then he held different management positions in Manufacturing, Procurement, Planning, Supply Chain and Logistics at EMEA level for the printing and computing business units along his 28 years of experience at HP.
His areas of expertise are the management, optimization and innovation of global supply chain operations, with a particular emphasis on the reengineering of logistics networks, outsourcing and strategic alliances in supply chain, manufacturing and logistics. He is also specialist in Industry 4.0, new production technologies such as 3D Printing, design of customer centric operations and strategic project management under complexity.
He has published and co-authored several articles and books in the area of logistics contracts and has participated in conferences and international forums about production, logistics and supply chain management. He was awarded by the Spanish Logistics Association with the a prize in Logistics Research and in addition he was granted a patent in the US.