Flavio Simon is an HSE, Quality and General Management leader with exposure to business sectors such as O&G, Mining, Civil Engineering and Manufacturing. He spent 15 years as an expatriate, working on numerous multi-cultural projects with English, Spanish and Portuguese-speaking clients and corporations. He holds a BSc in Geology and attended an MBA-intensive course as part of his ongoing continuing education. He is a Certified ASP as well as an ISO 9001 Auditor/Lead Auditor. He authored/co-authored several technical papers and also participated in the API-PIDX Committee that revamped the “RP 76 - Contractor Safety Management for Oil and Gas Drilling and Production Operations”. He is member of AAPG and SPE. He has dedicated the last 11 years of service to the implementation of accident free work environments and prevention of quality non-conformities.