João Ricardo Barusso Lafraia
is the author of the Handbook of Reliability, Availability and Maintainability, Leadership for Safety, Health and Environment and co-author of Strategic Reliability Management, Creating the Habit of Excellence, Value-based Leadership. He has also authored several articles and lectures on Management Excellence Reliability and Environmental, Health and Safety. He is currently the general manager of Refining Operating Efficiency at Petrobas, Brazil. He is the President of ABRAMAN (Brazilian Association of Asset Management and Maintenance) and holds the Executive position with the Global Forum on Maintenance and Asset Management.