Alessandro F. Menezes is the Director for Global Freight Logistics at Vinmar International. In his current position, he is responsible for the global ocean freight strategy & global ocean procurement developing long term partnerships with regional and global ocean carriers and its global container supply chain network to attend customers worldwide.
Prior to joining Vinmar in 2016, Alessandro worked for a specialty chemical producer as well as for a dry bulk chemical shipper in supply chain, logistics and order management leadership roles.
Having worked many years inside the ocean carrier industry across many different functions, cultures and boundaries, Alessandro is a master expert in container shipping with experience in vessel operations, market intelligence, vessel alliance, finance, accounting, product & trade management.
Alessandro holds a bachelor’s in business administration, a Master in Logistics, and an Executive MBA overseas as well as concluded executive education courses like Negotiation and Supply Chain Strategy at Harvard and MIT respectively.