The Educational Railroading Conference Leader Since 1994

26th ANNUAL WHEEL RAIL INTERACTION CONFERENCE

Heavy Haul Sessions Speaker:

Biography

Leonardo Soares

Leonardo Soares
Railway Engineering Manager

Rumo Logística S.A.

Biography: Leonardo Soares is Manager of Railway Engineering for Rumo Logística S.A., where he is responsible for the implementation of new technologies and engineering processes. Prior to his role as Manager of Railway Engineering, Leonardo worked as a track supervisor, track maintenance coordinator, track maintenance manager and railway engineering manager. Prior to that, he worked at MRS Logística and for the federal government.

Leonardo is an Electrical Engineer, with post graduate study in health and safety. He studied railway engineering at the military engineering institute, with post graduate studies in Railway Transport Management at Deutchebahn.

He is a coordinator at the Brazilian Association of Technical Standards of the national railway infrastructure.