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Manuel López Martín de Blas


Manuel López Martín de Blas


Data Science & Technology

MBA professional with more than 18 years consultancy experience in Pharma, Hi Tech, Chemical, Retail and FMCG industries , with primary focus on business strategy and transformation, digital marketing, global operations in different domains and IT-ERP consulting; seasoned experience on leadership roles in multinational-cultural environments; high skilled in conflict resolution and team motivation.

Expert in forecasting workforce requirements, establishing/redesigning organizations, and influencing/leading the work of individuals and groups in change initiatives

Core competencies

• BPR Processes optimization

• BPO and ITO transformation, (Finance, logistics, marketing, commercial domains)

• IT Strategy and Business Transformation

• ERP (SAP, ServiceNow) implementation and governance

• Marketing strategy and digital transformation

• Portfolio Management

• Program / Project Management – infrastructure & business transformation projects

• IT Procurement, Sourcing, Vendor / Service Management

• Governance (ITIL, SOX)


• Coaching & Mentoring

• Design Thinking

• Agile methodologies


• Global IT Excellence Lead, Novartis

• Global PMO Head, Commercial & ERP IT; Pharma & Alcon divisions, Novartis

• Country IT Head Ireland, Novartis

• Global IT Head-GBS Global Commercial & Digital Operations, Novartis

• Global Head Sisnet GSC Finance, Novartis

• Global Head Sisnet GSC Finance, Logistics & Manufacturing , Novartis

• Senior Project Manager, Novartis

• Owner Project Manager – Senior Consultant, NTY Consulting

• General Manager Spain & Portugal, Genpact

• Senior Director, ICE

• Project Integration Manager, Novartis

• Freelance Project Manager-Senior Consultant, Freelance

• Senior Consultant – Team Lead, Capgemini

• Manager, Family Business

• BPA, Ford Motor de Venezuela



• Master Economics and Business Administration, UAM