Virgilio leads large and complex cross-border programs to deliver timely and impactful bottom-line results for energy companies. He has three decades of experience in driving operational improvement and cost reduction programs at both distressed and healthy organizations. Virgilio has become a sought-after and trusted advisor to senior leaders dealing with difficult and pressing challenges, including selling, general, and administrative expenses cost reduction; supply chain and logistics optimization, working-capital reduction, and profitability improvement. He was previously with Royal Dutch Shell, successfully performing in regional and global roles. Virgilio has an MBA and an industrial engineering degree from INTEC. He is a native speaker of English and Spanish and is conversational in Portuguese and French.