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Robert Bosch GmbH - Bühl
Project Director. Responsible for Cybersecurity, ESCRYPT solution in China. Responsible for ASPICE global deployment.


Director Lean Management. Over 70 projects (Lean and Change Management) worldwide acquired and performed. Average of 15% efficiency gained. Report to Board. 270 FTE (full Time Employee) freed up capacity.


Project Manager Lean Projects in Mexico and Serbia. >15% efficiency gained


WABCO - Hanover (now ZF)
Leader System and Software Quality. Responsible for software and system quality processes, ASPICE. Leading collaboration between sales and engineering on customers‘ requirements. Improvement Change Request Process. Coach of Six Sigma project managers. >0,5 mio$/year savings.


Driving organizations for change and improvement. Working with people. Making change sustainable.

Leader Six Sigma and Quality. Responsible for project quality and claims handling. Negotiations with customers and suppliers. Deployment of global Quality and Six Sigma strategy.

Change Management


Mariana Podestá

Diploma in Computer Sciences

+49 151 53541147



I deliver business value by building

high performance teams

Inspire teams for common targets. Cooperative and agile leadership style. Built up agile project teams. Created a shared vision with team and set up challenging goals.


Managing project, process and product quality, for automotive products; in Germany, US and Poland. Negotiating with customers and suppliers. Audits.

Software Engineer in different environments: embedded, web, ASPICE, CMMI, software quality and software audits. 3 years cybersecurity, web; 8 years radio-navigation systems, embedded.

Leading teams in China, Korea, US, Mexico, Germany, Poland, Serbia, India. Leading remote and understanding the differences.


Quality Management

Software Development



Program Quality Engineer. Responsible for mechatronic products: air conditioning system, door control system, driver assistance systems, tire pressure system. Qualityplan, risk evaluation, audits. Customers: EvoBus, MAN, Scania.

Robert Bosch GmbH - Hildesheim
Software Engineer and Project Manager. Software development in C, C++. Customers: Fiat, Evobus, Schmitz CargoBull.

Institut für Telematik - Trier
Software Engineer. Software Development in C, C++, Java. Concept implementation security: certificate management for Dresdner Bank.


  • Spanish: mother tongue
  • German, English: fluent in spoken and written
  • Portuguese, Polish: basic knowledge

Podesta Consulting - Bühl
Managing Director- (sidepreneurship) We transform the way of training human-talent with e-learning and digital learning solutons.


Robert Bosch GmbH - Stuttgart
Director Corporate IT
IT Key Account Manager for internal customer. Working with a virtual team.