Alejandro Villanueva
About me

Industrial Engineer with more than 4 years of solid experience in the consumer goods and pharmaceutical industries. Outstanding academic qualifications including an ongoing MBA at Copenhagen Business School, a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Systems (TEC de Monterrey), enhanced by Specialization Degrees such as Project Management, Supply Chain and Logistics, and a Certificate in Strategic Management and International Business (UBC).

Coca-Cola FEMSA
Procurement Coordinator
2014 - 2016
International Procurement Executive, responsible of industrial spare parts sourcing for the 14 Coca-Cola manufacturing plants and more than a hundred distribution centers in Mexico. • Sr Project. Manager for the PMO in Mexico’s Procurement Division. • Leader and stakeholder of several Project Developments and Implementations involving procurement process optimization through resource analysis and automation. Managed to bring down sourcing request days from 10.4 to 1.2 days.
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Novartis Business Center Procurement Global Data Steward
2016 - 2016
Global Data Manager responsible of the administration and maintenance of general level data of suppliers to create a cross-divisional view of the supply base. • Coordinate due diligence activities related to Procurement controls in scope and coordination of other risk assessment related activities such as supplier's financial stability reports and supplier performance. • Identify Country Best Practices and establish Global Standards for all of Novartis Divisions.
Coca-Cola FEMSA
Procurement FEMSA Leader
2013 - 2014
Academic Excellence Internship within the Procurement Division;; did 3 rotations across different functions and procurement units to guarantee a holistic vision of the Procurement Processes in Coca-Cola FEMSA while being exposed to new challenges and different projects to foster professional development and success.
Copenhagen Business School
Full Time MBA - Master of Business Administration, Business
2016 - Current
World-class program designed to encourage peer-to-peer collaboration and active collaboration within a diverse community of talented, engaged and experienced international students.
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
Specialization Degree in Logistics and Supply Chain, Engineering/Business
2015 - 2016
Specialization based on the APICS certification as a Certified Supply Chain Professional.
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, Engineering
2014 - 2016
Academic Excellence Scholarship.
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
Specialization Degree in Project Management, Business
2014 - 2015
Specialization based on the PMI Project Management Professional Certification.
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering with a minor in Organizational Systems, Engineering
2009 - 2014
• Graduated with "Mención Honorífica" – “Cum Laude”. • Academic Excellence Scholarship. • Awarded with 1 of the 8 National Academic Excellence Full Scholarships. (2013 – 2014).
University of British Columbia
Certificate in Strategic Management and International Business, Business
2012 - 2012
Granted by the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.




Copenhagen, Denmark


Project management
Business Intelligence
Product management
PR & Content
Business Development


Project Management
Supply Chain
Data Management
Process Optimization