Carlos Flores is a Senior Consultant with East West Associates based in Monterrey Mexico. He is an experienced leader in Sales, Operations, Manufacturing and Global Supply Chain focusing on Special and Commercial Steels and Metals. His background and knowledge include the Mining, Armoring, Oilfield, Power Generation, Railway, HVAC, Agricultural, Lifting and Heavy Equipment Industries. Carlos has management experience developing efficient work teams, strategic planning, commercial steels, metals fabrication and ERP Implementation. He has worked with several suppliers in the Monterrey area to establish relationships with US Multinationals and subsequently qualify them as strategic suppliers and contract manufacturers. Carlos studied Mechanical and Electrical Engineering at Monterrey Tech (ITESM), and while there he was an Instructor of Engineering Materials and Manufacturing Processes Labs. He is currently the Treasurer, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Alumni Society.