Arthur Valle

Mar 2017

Academic Staff Member in the Centre for Business, IT and Enterprise and is the Research Leader of CBITE (IT). Currently, Arthur is tutor of IT Management related modules such as Project Management, Business Essentials and Management of Information Systems at CBITE.

Arthur has a PhD degree in Production and System Engineering from Pontifical Catholic University of Parana (PUCPR) in Brazil. As his thesis he developed a method for applying process mining techniques in software process assessments. He is a member of the recently formed ‘New PhD Group’ at Wintec and, as such, hopes to be involved in both mentoring of current PhD candidates and the conceptualisation and implementation of a transdisciplinary research project that this group aims to undertake collectively.

He has industry and academic background in topics such as Lean Six Sigma; Continuous Improvement and Innovation; Business Process Management; Software Development; Quality Management; Operations Management; Performance Measurement, Project Management; Service Management; Strategy and Statistics. 

As a former senior IT consultant for the last 17 years, Arthur had been involved in 15+ successful CMMI-based improvement programs in small, medium, large and multi-national companies in Brazil and abroad. In addition, he has worked as the Quality Manager for Latin America region in Wipro, a multinational IT company. 

As a researcher, Arthur has presented several papers in software engineering conferences in South America and Europe. As a recent achievement, he had a paper published in the Journal of Information and Software Technology. In May, Arthur will also present at the Capability Counts 2017 conference in the US.

Arthur