ROLE PLAYERS 2019 - Joubert Fortes Flores Filho

Joubert Fortes Flores Filho

Engineering Director

Mr. Joubert Fortes Flores Filho, 62, has extensive experience in transports and people management. He began his career in Metrô Rio in 1974. Nowadays he is senior adviser in Metrôrio. He served during 12 years as engineering Director and Institutional Relations and Humans Resources Director. Mr. Flores earned his degree in eletricianengineering at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ).In addition Mr. Flores was the President of one of the most prestigious associations in Brasil: ABRAMAN (Brazilian Association of Asset Management and Maintenance - 2003/2007) / FIM (Ibero American Federation of Maintenance - 2003/2005). In ANTP (National Association of Public Transports) he is the President of its - Metro-Railway Comittee. Mr. Flores is also the President of ANPTRILHOS (National Association of Passenger Rail Operators), Vice Chairman of Metro Division of UITP (International Association of Public Transport, Member of the Board at CNT (Brazilian National Confederation of Transport).

In 2011 and 2017, he was the Chairman of Nova Benchmarking Group of Metros at Imperial College, London University, encompassing the systems of Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Toronto, Montreal, London DLR, Nanjing, Brussels, Newcastle, Shenzhen, Vancouver, Barcelona, Lisbon, Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Istambul, Bangkok and Oslo.

On top of that, he is the Co-author of book “Gestão Estratégica - Indicadores de desempenho” (Strategic Management - Performance Indicators) part of the Maintenance collection. Besides that, he is gran official of the order of transport merit.