Jonas is a Procurement/ Supply Chain executive with 18 years of experience in global blue chip companies and currently heads the EMEA Corporate Procurement area. His responsibilities include strategic and operational leadership of Amazon’s Corporate Procurement across EMEA in the indirect areas of Construction, Facilities Management, HR, Professional Services, Travel and Marketing.
Prior to Amazon, Jonas spent 10 years in a Global Telecom/IT operator where he held Procurement functions of Head and Board Consultant with both direct (Mobile and Fixed Networks, IT, Satellites, Transmission, CPE’s) and indirect scope (Construction, Energy, Cables, Materials, Travel, Fleet, Facilities Management).
Before entering into the telecom industry, Jonas worked on combined Procurement and Supply Chain functions on a fast consumer goods company. He started his Procurement/ Supply Chain career with Siemens in 1998 in the area of Transports.
Jonas was born and raised in Portugal, has also lived in the USA and currently lives in Luxembourg. He has diverse academic background from top world Universities:
- Carnegie Mellon University – Masters of Science – Strategy, Technological Change and Entrepreneurship
- NOVA School of Business and Economics – Masters in Business Administration
- Faculdade de Ciencias e Tecnologia UNL – Degree in Industrial Engineering