Pedro Baptista

Pedro Baptista

Executive Maintenance Manager, Suzano Papel e Celulose

Studying at Fundação Getulio Vargas

Previous: Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Universidade De Coimbra


Currently employed at Suzano Papel e Celulose

Previous: Celulose Beira Industrial, (Celbi) - S.A



    A dedicated and enthusiastic Maintenance Manager with an extensive background and in maintenance strategy and project management for major pulp mills. Quick to familiarize himself with the latest technologies and industry developments while demonstrating a logical and analytical approach to solving complex problems and issues. Possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain positive internal and external relationships. Enjoys being part of, as well as leading and motivating, a successful and productive team, with exposure to working with inter-cultural teams, and thrives in highly pressurised and challenging working environments.


Executive Maintenance Manager at New Maranhão Pulp Mill

At Suzano Papel e Celulose

From January 2013 to Present
Successfully creating, recruiting and organizing the team, whilst defining and implementing the Maintenance Strategy for this brand new 2.5 billion dollar green field pulp mill (one of the biggest in the world), which will have the capacity to produce 1.5 million tons of pulp per year Utilizing...
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Maintenance Manager

At Celulose Beira Industrial, (Celbi) - S.A

From January 2011 to November 2012
Personally responsible for the definition and implementation of the Maintenance Strategy, including maintenance budget, cost reduction programs and productivity programs for this pulp mill owned by the Portuguese group, Altri Group (Stora Enso until 2006)

Mechanical Maintenance Manager

At Celulose Beira Industrial, (Celbi) - S.A

From May 2005 to December 2010
Assuming responsibility for the planning and execution of all mechanical maintenance activities (both technical and management)

Project Manager

At Celulose Beira Industrial, (Celbi) - S.A

From November 2007 to January 2010
Effectively managed the drying machine package of an expansion project for the Celulose Beira Industrial – CELBI, SA pulp mill; a project worth 350 M€ (80 M€ for the drying machine), in conjunction with completion of maintenance activities

Universidade De Coimbra, Coimbra

Mechanical Engineering (Thermodynamics), Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

From October 1992 to July 1997


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