Evandro Lorentz is a professional consultant and post-graduate professor, teaching courses related to leadership and management systems. He is also currently Vice-President of the Brazilian Academy of Quality (ABQ) and heads the organization of the Brazilian Society for Quality and Excellence in Management (SBQEG).
Between 1979 and 2009, Evandro worked at Usiminas, a Brazilian steelworks working in areas as diverse as Automation, Industrial Direction Advisory, Quality Management, Technology Transfer, and Project Management Office (PMO) Investments Leader. His international experience includes periods of training in Japan, discussions with Argentinean institutions about products certification, the development of a quality management system to a Chilean steelworks, and the technology negotiation with Europeans, Arabs, Japanese, and Chinese.
Evandro has a degree in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics, and post-graduated in Automation. He earned his M.Sc. Degree in Engineering at Federal University of Minas Gerais State, Brazil and also post-graduated in Business Management by Fundacao Getulio Vargas. He is also an ASQ Fellow and received the ASQ In Recognition Award and ASQ Century Club Award.