With over 30 years of professional experience in her field, Zulma N Suarez Gonzalez has provided her services at companies such as Digital Equipment, Allergan Medical Optics, General Instruments, Abbott Labs, Biovail Labs, Boston Scientific and for non profit PCUSA. She has worked in Puerto Rico, mainland USA, Canada, Mexico and Eastern Europe.
Zulma enjoys developing and mentoring coworkers during her career. She has proven results in ABC costing, continuous improvement metrics, YOY std cost improvement, budget and spend control strategies, SOX compliance, capital investment, new product costing, business interruption claims, inventory management, Grant & incentives management and government affairs. Currently, she is the Finance Director at Boston Scientific, Dorado Operations. In this role, she oversees the Ops Finance department for Dorado’s BSC manufacturing operations and government relations.
Zulma holds an MBA in Industrial Management from the Inter-American University of Puerto-Rico San German Campus and BBA in Accounting from the University of PR, Mayaguez Campus. She is a member of the PR Medical Devices Cluster Board, and the PRMA’s Women Chapter. Enjoys being the Site Sponsor of the BSC Women’s Network at Dorado Operation. Zulma has been recognized as one or PR’s Top Women Industrial Executives. She has also lead her team to receive the BSC Corporate Winning Spirit Award.
Moving forward, Zulma wants to retire within the next few years, to become a full time consultant and mentor, to provide guidance and offer her knowledge in all her areas of expertise for the benefit of Puerto Rico’s social and economic continued progress.
In her spare time, Zulma enjoys & is dedicated to family time. She also volunteers to help and mentor young women, volunteers at centers for the homeless, women and children in need.
International Society of Female Professionals Member, Zulma Suarez Gonzalez, can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.