Name Fernando Amaral
Organisation ACI - Automotive Compounding Industry & Perplastic Group
Position General Manager
Website http://aci.com.pt/

He has been working in automotive industry for the last 30 years. Over his career, Fernando Amaral has held positions in Operations, Planning, Plant Manager and in the last 10 years as General Manager for Perplastic Group. As an industry expert, he has worked with the biggest automotive companies like Renault and OEMs like Delphi bringing innovation mainly in the area of car cable, where he is a specialist on compounding manufacturing for demanding cable and wire insulation applications. He is also experienced on Production Control and Logistics and during his career he was one of the first Black Belt within Delphi Group. Fernando Amaral is now responsible for Perplastic Group overall strategy and innovation. A group with presence in EU, South America, Africa and Asia manufacturing PVC, Polyolefins and Silicone specialty products.

Speaking in Theatre 1 Download programme