*Enrique Delgado

*Enrique Delgado

Production and Maintenance Manager in Givaudan de Mexico

Current:Givaudan de Mexico
Past:Givaudan de Mexico
Education:Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Job Experience

Production and Maintenance Manager

Givaudan de Mexico

January 2005 to June 2008

Achievements: *Implementation of productivity tools: Autonomous Maintenance (TPM), 5 Ss, Total cycle time. * Set up and start up of production lines (Powder blending, natural dairy paste flavors). *Productivity increase in compounding liquid flavors (30%).

Quality Manager

Givaudan de Mexico

June 2000 to June 2005

Achievements: * ISO Certification 9001, AIB Certification, HACCP. *Vendors Qualification and developing program. Set up and start up of state of the art analytical technics: GC/MS, Particle size analyzer. Activities / Responsibilities: Manager of Quality Services, including Quality Management, Quality Control, Sensory analysis, Instrumental analysis. Responsible of the Quality System.

Analytical Control Laboratory Head

Syntex, S. A de C.V.

July 1997 to July 2000

Responsible of the analytical resources in the Research division of Syntex, including NMR, GC-MS, IR, Vis-UV, Elemental analysis, and others. Also responsible of the TLC workshop, Maintenance area, and pilot plant.

Operations Head

Givaudan de Mexico, S. A. de C.V.

June 1997 to April 2013

Achievements: *Led the successful implementation of SAP ® plant in Cuernavaca *Integrated the production of two production plants, moving the operation of a plant in Querétaro to Cuernavaca. I rationalized costs and increased production capacity 100% in the active plant. *Kept the Service Level of the plant above 97%. *Reduced the days of inventory (DSI) in 20% (75 to 60 days). *Maintened the obsolete reserves below than 6% of the total value of the inventory. *Implementation of lean manufacturing model (TPM, 5S, Kaizen Events). *ISO9001 certification in eight months. Maintenance of certification system up to date for over 12 years. *Establishment of a program of evaluation and recognition of external business partners (suppliers) *Reduction and maintaining the level of customer complaints below 0.5% Responsibilities / Activities: Responsible of the value chain: From logistics-purchasing to logistics-distribution. Including Production, Maintenance, Quality, Industrialization, EH&S, Engineering (projects), Planning (Raw materials and production), Customer service and warehouse.


Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (México)

January 1996 to January 1998

Bachelor's degree

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (México)

January 1983 to January 1987



Bilingual / Native



IT skills

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Flavors GMP ISO HACCP Lean Manufacturing Supply Chain Management SAP Supply Chain Raw Materials Continuous Improvement Food Industry ERP

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Availability to travel and work outside the city


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