Ricardo Schiochet
LATAM Digital Manufacturing Manager

Ricardo Schiochet is natural from Brazil, with many international experiences around the globe, such as, in Germany, USA, Singapore and many Countries in Latin America.

From the last 5 years, he has built a solid team across all Manufacturing Mills in Kimberly Clark Latin America implementing Digital System which are generating over Millions of Dollars Savings across the operation manufacturing. This is coming together with his led with an exponentially growth of company industry 4.0 culture of all levels of the company.

Previously, Ricardo had tremendous experience on manufacturing operations management and in continuous improvement concepts and strategy. These experiences were absorbed working on different types of industry, such as, SKF, Renault supplier, Honda Supplier, Truck manufacturing supplier playing different roles from manufacturing engineer to consulting.

At Purdue University, he was graduated with a master’s degree in Technology, Leadership, and Innovation. Before it, his under-grade degree was received by Pontifical Catholic University in Brazil as Control and Automation Engineer with 1 year coursed in Konstanz Fachhochschule – GER, as part of an international program.