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Manuel Chabrera
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OVER 15 YEARS OF RELEVANT EXPERIENCE IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT

A professional with over 15 years of experience in project management, leading, coordinating and encouraging multidisciplinary teams. Focused on discipline and rigour, but with enough flexibility to adapt to practical needs of execution and result deliver.

With excellent interpersonal skills, is instinctively proactive and cooperative, and is committed to high quality results. Able to adapt to the management of demanding deadlines, this professional believes he understands the importance of details and finds personal satisfaction and a sense of achievement in solving unique and complex problems, always with professionalism and ethics.

He began his career with the opening of a national engineering delegation at INOCSA, in the region of Andalusia, in charge of commercial proposals for civil engineering projects and designing award-winning projects in coordination with the head office in Madrid. Manuel was quickly promoted to lead the Land and Public Services Acquisition and Relocation Department for all projects. Interested in exploring other areas of civil engineering, he moved to open a new office for the construction company HORCONA, in Madrid, heading the Department of Technical Assistance and business development. In 2007, returned to INOCSA-AECOM sought him out to lead civil international projects. Since then, he has led a wide variety of national and international projects in Romania, Ireland, USA, Turkey, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, coordinating and encouraging multidisciplinary teams.

Currently based in Oporto, Portugal, Manuel leads the Infrastructure & Engineering Department at the Catholic University of Portugal. He coordinates a 6 experienced members team and develops the new projects for the Campus in Oporto.
Interested in how technology can help in all kind of interpersonal and management challenges, he likes to travel with the family, discovering different cultures and regional foods. He enjoys playing badminton, volleyball and in shape practicing Cross-fit.
Nationality: Spanish
Languages: Spanish
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Academic Background

Executive MBA | Porto Business School

Master Degree Civil Engineering | Universidad ALFONSO X

Top Strengths

 
Flexibility
Discipline
Proactive
Colaborative
Adaptability

Likes & Curiosities

Travel with family and discovering different cultures and regional foods

Badminton

Volleyball

Cross-fit

Timeline

2007 - 2018
Project Manager - AECOM