As an executive manager, each day you are taking decisions to “enable” the future you are targeting for you and your company. You have the desire to develop its value, your skills and those of your team as well. Engaged, entrepreneur and with an international background, I will be listening to you and to your business, in order to challenge you. I will be your trip companion to face your challenges. You will not be alone any longer.

As for the future, it is not a question of foreseeing it, but of turning it feasible.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Jean-Paul Lopez, Our Partner

Career

18 years of experience as a General Manager.

Languages

English, Portuguese, French

Cities

France, Brazil

With a strong background of entrepreneur and managing director, Jean-Paul joined the team of Visconti partners with the aim of supporting the executives to succeed in their challenges. Could be at their on-boarding, their day to day, or during key moments for their company.

Starting its career at Airbus and Safran, Jean-Paul hold several positions with operational responsibilities. He develops innovating processes, manages manufacturing departments, and lead an offset transfer in Australia for Alstom. 

Entrepreneur, he founds in 2003 its own company to supply electrical wiring and cabinets for OEMs of the railway, aerospace and defense fields.  He leads opening of 2 production sites in Tunisia. 

In 2011, Sonaca group calls him as CEO, for a turnaround of its Brazilian subsidiaries passing through big difficulties.  At their head during 10 years, he develops the business and the people, installing a culture of collaboration, results oriented, to serve customers in Brazil, USA and Europe. Particularly he leads the opening of a local design office and a spin-off dedicated to “Turn Key” tooling equipment. 

Jean Paul has a deep knowledge of business environment in Brazil, fluent in English and Portuguese. He is operating in France and in Brazil. 

 

Having grown up in Rugby culture, he attaches great importance to the development of the team spirit. 

Jean Paul unwinds through new discoveries, traveling and sailing cruises.

Sonaca Brasil Ltda

CEO of Sonaca Brasil Ltda, 10 years. Aerospace structures. São Paulo, Brazil.

Confecta SAS

Founder and Président of Confecta SAS, 8 years. Wiring and electrical cabinets for Railway, Aerospace and Defence OEMs. Toulouse, France and Tunisia.

Airbus et Safran

Operational responsibilities in manufacturing engineering and manufacturing workshops, 16 years. Airbus et Safran. Toulouse, France.

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