Dr. Monsreal is a full-time research scientist at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, his research focus on simulation and modeling, freight fluidity measures, freight strategies implementations, supply chain risk assessment, urban distribution, AutoID integrated systems, order variability, routing algorithms, data coding and standardization. He also leads technology implementation initiatives and works on cross-border analyses.
He accounts for more than 20 years of experience in logistics and supply chain, with direct field hands-on experience in industries such as retail and fast moving consumer goods, cement and beverages among others.
He has been the technical lead for European projects at the Auto Identification Laboratory at the MIT SCALE - Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), Spain, where he also had responsibilities as manager for Latin American projects.
He was the Director of the Latin-American Center of Logistics Innovation-México, and a postdoctoral researcher at the Institut für Seeverkehrswirtschaft und Logistik (ISL), in Bremen, Germany