• Procurement and Supply Chain Department Manager

    at OMV (Yemen Block S2) Exploration GmbH, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    May 2014 - January 2017


    Highlights: 1. Managed a recurrent spend and contracting (CAPEX/OPEX) of approx. EUR 300 Mil+ with a generated negotiated savings figure amounting to EUR 36 Mil. 2. Mitigated through laborious negotiations the costs associated to the disputed Purchase Orders cancellations (due to Force Majeure or relinquishment of certain exploration blocks) – since beginning of 2016 cancelled at ZERO cost to OMV more than EUR 16 Mil of POs being in advanced phase of collection/delivery. 3. Successfully directed the Contracts and Procurement role in negotiations aimed to avoid costs related to contractual claims/variations (for accrued potential liabilities of USD 20Mil+).

  • Project Procurement Expert, Category Engineering & Contract Strategy

    at OMV A.G., Vienna, Austria

    June 2011 - May 2014


    Highlights: 1. Directed a group-wide alignment of the Engineering related Contracting Strategies (including by setting-up the needful group-wide level applicable MSAs). 2. Have successfully set-up (including Tendering, Negotiation and Contract execution) the company's first Strategic Alliance for Integrated Project Management and EPCM services having under its umbrella 2 different Refineries (i.e. Schwechat in Austria and Burghausen in Germany). Later on the concept was rolled-out and implemented including in the third company's refinery - Petrobrazi (Ploiesti city, Romania).


  • MBA

    at Academy of Economic Studies

    2005 - 2007 (2 years) București


  • Romanian Native