Pedro has been graduated Industrial Engineer in Chemistry from "Université du Travail de Charleroi" (Belgium) in 1981. After working for different chemical companies, (Weed-killer; food), he started en 1984 in Sigma Coatings located in Manage (Belgium) as Project leader in R&D Dept, General industry, Rubber coatings and sealant for automotive.
In 1988, he was appointed to the position of Project leader for thin film layers products in Coil (Polyesters / Silicone polyesters / PVDF / Backcoats and universal primers) as well as Responsible for process dept of Site Manage (Belgium).
After being graduated with a post graduate in Business administration in 1992 from the "Solvay Brussel school of economics and Management" (Université libre de Bruxelles), Pedro was appointed R&D manager of Sigma Coatings' R&D Laboratory of Manage Site (Belgium).
In 1997, he was appointed to the position of R&D manager Coil Europe. In 2004 Pedro took over the position of Product Manager Coil For Europe.
In 2007, After the took over of SigmaKalon Group by PPG (Pittsburg Paint & Glass), his roll of product Manager was extended also to extrusion market (Liquid paints) as well geographically extended to Europe, Middle east and Africa (EMEA).