José Lopes dos Santos
Operações e Inovação
José Lopes dos Santos was born on 18 December 1946 in Lisbon.
He holds an Undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico and the Executive MBA AESE/IESE.
Over the course of his career, he has been Director of maintenance at Petroquímica, Director of Engineering at F.I.M.A/Lever, of FIRESTONE/BRIDGESTONE, and manager of the firm Barros & Barros. He was on the Board at the APMI – Portuguese Association of Industrial Maintenance. In recent years, he has worked with ISQ, in the area of Maintenance Organisation.
Since 2006, he has been Manager of INTEGRIDADE, Serviços de Manutenção e Integridade Estrutural [‘Integrity, Maintenance and Structural Integrity Services’] (an affiliate of ISQ). He holds the title of Maintenance Specialist, granted by the Order of Engineers. He is Technical Coordinator of Maintenance Training at ISQ and Post-Graduate Trainer in Quality Engineering and Maintenance Management at ISQ.
He is a Professor at AESE in the department of Operations.
He has had several articles published in the ISQ and APMI journals.
His interests include the following:
• Social and political activities
His hobbies are gardening and bicycling.