Management Systems for Successful Project Execution

Management Systems for Successful Project Execution

Oil & Gas Operators and EPC firms struggle at executing capital projects. Meeting targets has become almost like wishful thinking. Are systems helping? Why not? What is missing? Has substandard execution become the new norm? There is hope, but it will take discipline and commitment plus a new approach to Project Management....  
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Roberto Rodriguez

Roberto Rodriguez
CEO - Business and Project Management Consultant

The Flying Kite Incorporated

Roberto Rodriguez is a business management consultant with extensive experience in the oil and gas and EPC industries. He has an outstanding record of translating his business and financial acumen, global project management expertise, and superior people management skills into exceptional results with such companies as Quattro Exploration & Production, Toyo Engineering, SNC Lavalin, Husky Energy, and Canadian Natural Resources.

Roberto’s project and quality management consulting company, The Flying Kite Incorporated, is based on a project execution model Roberto designed, which combines PMI and ISO principles and best practices to improve project execution performance. Roberto views quality as the fundamental component of everything he does throughout the project management lifecycle.

In addition to his North American experience, Roberto has worked extensively in South America for Petrolera Ameriven (ChevronTexaco-ConocoPhillips-PDVSA Association), BDR Construction, and Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA). Roberto’s greatest strengths are his ability to manage the lifecycle of complex projects with an unwavering focus on quality and safety, coupled with his ability to lead large teams to achieve industry-leading results.

A snapshot of Roberto’s achievements include:

Roberto brings vast cultural knowledge and sensitivity to his work. A native of Venezuela, Roberto has also resided in Canada, the US, and Italy, with short-term assignments in Guam, India, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, the UK, Argentina, Chile, and Mexico. He is fluent in English and Spanish and proficient in Italian.

Roberto possesses a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Portland in the US. He has the designation of Specialist for Project Management of Engineering Projects from the Universidad Católica Andres Bello in Venezuela as is a Principal Auditor for Exemplar Global. In addition to the PMP designation from the Project Management Institute, Roberto has the Professional designation from the Association of Professional Engineers & Geologists of Alberta (APEGA).

If your company is in need of a results-oriented business management consultant, contact Roberto Rodriguez, The Flying Kite Incorporated, at:
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