Ronaldo Barros Gewehr

LAA Order to Cash & Supply Chain Leader
Function: Supply Chain
Business: Automotive Systems
Location: Brazil-Sao Paulo
Project Team: Precise Consult International


Ronaldo Barros Gewehr is the LAA Order to Cash & Supply Chain Leader for Automotive, ICEE and PO/PG businesses. He is responsible for managing Dow’s inventory and supply chain cost to serve to reach an optimal level to support operation. Besides that he works to implement projects to improve supply footprint and reliability. On the order to cash (OTC) side he works to eliminate/reduce functional borders, to sustain OTC operating discipline (work process, systems and tools) and to increase on Customer satisfaction.

Ronaldo joined Dow in 2012 at LAA headquarter as Customer Services Leader for PSAS, MRI, Chemicals, Specialty Chemicals for Brazil. He worked to make easier for our Customers to do business with Dow throughout work processes improvement, increasing automation levels and providing best in class customer service operation. He also managed 17 employees during this period (hiring, managing, evaluating and developing).

In October 2013 he accepted his current role as LAA Order to Cash & Supply Chain Leader Automotive, ICEE and PO/PG.

Prior to joining Dow, Ronaldo worked as Key Account Manager at Shell and as Project Manager and Strategic Distribution Manager at Philip Morris. Also worked as Sales Manager, Customer Services Supervisor and Credit Analyst at ExxonMobil and as Customer Care Supervisor at Sodexho England.

Ronaldo holds a Bachelor’s degree on Economics from the Universidade Federal do Paraná (UFPR) and a Master of Business Administration at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV), both in Brazil.