Project leader with global sourcing expertise, project managing involving regional and overseas product development, marketing, production and supply chain with a strong costing background including processes implementation. Contributed to build the skillset of the teams providing trainings in cost drivers, IT resources, design to cost, SMV (standard minute value) framework, predictive costing and LEAN processes resulting in a stronger development team empowered to proactively make suggestions, have across department costing discussions (Design and Marketing), and challenging vendor quotes in pursuit of the “go in market” margin optimization.