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Ramakrishnan Sudarshanam
CIO & Group VP- Diageo
Ramakrishnan is currently the Divisional Vice President - IT at United Breweries Ltd. Top Innovation Priorities He is of the view that the current infrastructures and operational processes of most beer manufacturers may no longer correspond to current market conditions. For e.g. product teams that are used to stable portfolios may have a hard time keeping up with the swift & steady product launches of more agile manufacturers or purchasing practices that are geared toward locking in a certain price rather than creating product availability are not likely to be flexible enough to react quickly to the dynamic consumer demand. Alignment to the ever-changing business environment, his top innovation priorities are: Extend our Go Digital Initiative to digitize shop floor processes and records using rapid application development methodologies. Leveraging IOT to track performance of the assets deployed on the field. Leveraging advances in Operational Technologies (OT) and inte
Jaspreet Bindra
Chief Digital Officer & SVP
22 years of business and P&L leadership, digital transformation, and entrepreneurial experience across the multiple consumer and enterprise businesses, with global tech majors, Indian business conglomerates and startups. I am currently the SVP- Digital Transformation, equivalent to the Chief Digital Officer, for the $18bn Mahindra Group. I led the online platform business and consumer business of Microsoft, was selected through TAS by the Tata Group, was a part of the founding team of Baazee (later EBAY India). I have established businesses from scratch, set-up teams, systems, technology and operations, led businesses and teams, substantially scaled each business in terms of revenue and headcount; and turned around businesses to profitability Ex- Vice Chairman of the Internet and Mobile Association of India; and have been a Member of FICCI Media & Entertainment Committee; have lectured at HBS, ISB ; mentor, angel-fund, and currently advise/mentor several tech start-ups across India
Sreeenivas Rao
Global Head of Supply Chain, Sun Pharma
He would like to continue in the supply chain function adding value to the business while squeezing out costs.
Sanjay Mukherjee
Head Supply chain, Brittania
Sanjay Mukherjee has been with Britannia since 2011. He is currently heading the Replenishment function which is responsible for ensuring product availability across channels and he also handles the Logistics and Planning department. He was previously Head of Distribution and Logistics. Prior to working with us, he worked with ITC. Sanjay holds a post graduate degree in Management.
Shashank Raodeo
Head Supply Chain
Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and Certified Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) by The Association for Operations Management (APICS) USA. APICS education and certification programs are recognized worldwide as the standard of professional competence in production and inventory management, operations management, and supply chain management. • Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) by the Institutue for Supply Management . ( ISM , USA) • Lean Champion certified by Emerson Electric Lean Champions Development Program at China • Member of the core Six Sigma Committee at Emerson Network Power, India • Expertise in Strategic Sourcing (Emersion Trained) • Supply Chain Expert trained in Renault Systems • Diploma in Quality Systems Management from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai. Course Content- TQM, ISO 9000 • Bachelor of Engineering ( Mechanical ) from National Institute of Technology, Surat, with 20 years of experie
Gopi Thangavel
Director IT, Dr Reddys
Gopi Thangavel, Director IT, Dr Reddys
Chetan Trivedi
CIO,Vedanta Resources Plc
An accomplished IT leader with over 22 years of experience with multi-country culture context and multi-disciplinary experience in various business functions; working as Chief Information Officer in Vedanta Resources Plc, a global diversified natural resource company listed in UK and having operations in India, Africa, Ireland, Sri Lanka and Australia. An active member of SAP’s Global Advisory Council for Mining and a key member of Core IT Steering Committee of Vedanta Resources Plc driving IT strategy and business alignment for the group. Leading the Business Transformation with Digital Transformation, Technology Intervention, define Long-Term Technology Road Map using Value Engineering, IT and Business Strategy Alignment, IT Portfolio Rationalization, IoT (Internet of Things) and way towards Digital Mining with IT and OT (Operational Technology) integration, leverage on new generation technologies, digitization and paperless environment, Cloud Strategy and Execution, Integrate
Nandkumar Kulkarni
Head Supply Chain, Mondelez
16 years in Operations and Supply Chain, Large scale transformations, Engineering and Project management with leading multinational organizations. Areas of expertise: Supply chain transformation, companies integration and performance turnarounds End-to-end Supply Chain strategy, design and execution Leadership of strategic, high volume, complex, multi-category Manufacturing operations Driving Manufacturing excellence journey in difficult regions/plants- through Lean / TPM / ILSS programs and High Performance Work Systems (HPWS) with world class results and talent development Passion for people/talent development, capability building. Strategic Employee Relations in unionized, non-unionized and green-field environments Experience in major companies’ integration with strong focus on creating a one company culture, strong financial delivery, best in class Safety, Quality and Compliance processes and transforming SC to a competitive advantage Leading design and implementation
Ram Kuppuswamy
Chief Procurement Officer- India & Global
Senior-level business executive with 18+ years of Operations and Supply Chain accomplishments across Fortune 100 Technology and Retail companies. Expert in large-scale transformations to significantly increase margins, grow revenues and optimize supply chains. In-depth operational expertise in leading Planning, Manufacturing eco-systems, Sourcing, Logistics, Transportation, Material/Inventory management and Customer Fulfillment – Plan, Make and Buy functions for large businesses ($5B+ annually) and supply chains (300M units annually). On-the-ground experience leading large (2500+ people) diverse teams across the world: - Forecasting, logistics and fulfillment professionals in the US - Planners, engineers, supply chain professionals and factory workers in Europe (Finland) - Sourcing, engineering and material management professionals in Asia (China and India), Europe (Finland) and the US. Recognized industry expert and thought leader with strong connections to think-tanks
Nitin Chabbra
Global SVP Supply Chain, Netherland
As a member of the Global Senior Management Team, Nitin leads the formulation and operational deployment of the end to end Supply Chain strategy for an $8Bn business spanning all Business Groups and Markets. He leads a team of 4000 SC professionals in transforming the business to deliver growth, operational excellence through a relentless focus on customers, simplification and productivity. Leading up to his current role, Nitin led the Growth Markets Supply Chain team covering all aspects of downstream commercial supply chain across all emerging markets in Asia/Africa/Middle East/Russia/Latam. Prior to joining Philips in 2010, Nitin spent 13 years in General Electric in diverse leadership roles spanning Supply Chain, Six Sigma, Sales, Marketing, Working Capital in the GE Advanced materials and Capital based in Asia, Europe and USA. He also worked for Royal Dutch Shell in his early career in Bharat Shell and Shell International Gas primarily in sales and marketing. Nitin has a BA (Hons)
Anand Maithani
Head-SCM at Apollo Tyres Ltd.
Head-SCM at Apollo Tyres Ltd.
Chris Edwards
VP Digital Transformation, Austrailia
With 20 years of logistics software experience, Chris is One Network’s Vice President of Business Development in Asia Pacific. Chris supports partners and directs sales resources in Business Development activities. Chris reports to ONE’s Executive Staff in Dallas, Texas. One Network's demand-driven supply network solutions include procurement, manufacturing, deployment, distribution, transportation, retail, demand, inventory, order management, spares, and data management. Chris has a logistics software consulting and business development background and since retiring from the Australian Navy as a Supply Officer in 1995, has assisted clients in Asia Pacific and the Americas in better leveraging logistics software to reduce cost and raise business effectiveness. Chris has a Masters of Strategic Information Systems Management, maintains appropriate professional networks and regularly attends international logistics conferences to remain current with the challenges of modern logistics.
Bharani Rang
CEO, Solvanni Corp, USA
Founder & CEO Bharani Rang - Founder & CEO Bharani Rang is a seasoned Supply Chain Management professional and entrepreneur with proven track record of leading high growth initiatives in various organizations. Before starting Solvanni, he was the Sr. Director Regional Solutions for Manufacturing and Hi-Tech Industry for HCL America and prior to that he was the Supply Chain IT Manager at Atmel Corporation and also has worked as Supply Chain Process and Technology Consultant for many years. He is a Green belt in Lean Six Sigma & Kaizen practitioner for Business Process Re-engineering (BPR) and Continuous improvements, a seasoned Program and Project management professional and holds certifications CS&OP, CSCP, CPF, PMP. He is a post graduate in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIMK), Masters in Science BITS Pilani, and Bachelors in Production Engineering.
Sachin Gupta
CIO & SVP Havells India
25 years of total work experience in IT, operations management and hotel & restaurant management • Relocated back to India 6 years ago after residing in USA for 17 years • Have held senior positions such as CIO & Sr. IT Director in Fortune 10 companies • Have successfully managed budgets in excess of US $100 million and over 500 employees in three continents across the globe • Effectively communicated with the Board of Directors and top management for evolving strategic vision, driving change and to enable IT to become business enabler • Significant experience in driving alignment of IT with business, defining IT strategy and roadmap, creating IT departments from scratch, optimizing IT, driving compliance in IT, budgeting, technology evaluation & evangelization and execution of multi-million dollar, multi-location projects • Expertise in planning & building IT departments for supporting enterprise involving selection of appropriate technologies, products, negotiating with vendo
Umesh Madhyan
Head - India Logistics & Infrastructure
- Head Warehousing, Transportation & Fleet Operations for the country - Responsible for designing & implementing a strategic transformation agenda for Supply Chain - Developed innovative solutions to load a 16 tonner vehicle in 155 seconds - manless - Designed a developed a 200% hi-density storage solution with 18% lesser investment - Monetized supply chain by sharing resources with other FMCGs - Halved the distribution footprint with significant savings without impacting service - Achieved Project of the Year for innovative solutions in supply chain
Vivek Sarbhai
Director CS & Logistics
Work Experience: 23+ years in the area of Procurement and Supply Chain Management covering Finished goods Logistics, Strategic Procurement and Inbound Logistics. Currently working as Director Integrated Business Planning Asia Pac & CS&L India in Mondelez International (earlier known as Kraft Foods). I started my career with Procter & Gamble India Ltd. as a Management Trainee and have worked for organizations of repute viz. Coca-Cola,, Cadbury in FMCG space and Baxter India in Healthcare space. In addition, I have also worked for Logistics organizations viz. Bax Global and DHL Express leading their Logistics Business Development function. In my last assignment, I was working as Vice President Customer Service & Logistics for Cadbury India Ltd. In my career, I have been involved in developing Procurement and Supply Chain Management Structures and Systems for various organisations – P&G, Coca-Cola, Baxter and Cadbury, as well as organizations like IBM, HP, CISCO, Philips Medical S
Dr.Seema Narera
Head Supply chain, Tata Starbucks
Seema has 12 years of work ex in Fortune 100 companies like CSC (Project Management) , Aditya Birla Group (Operations, cost control) and HUL(Supply chain management). Her other achievements include National level badminton player, Black belt in martial arts, everest mountaineer and Fine artist. skills- supply chain, logistics, customer service, operations, distribution planning, third party logistics, 3PL, process excellence, COE, cost management,supply chain consulting, Demand planning, Supply planning, Project Management. website www.drseemanarera.wordpress https://www.starbucks.com/
Harnath Babu
Chief Information Officer at KPMG India
Award Winning Technology Executive with more than 17 years of influential leadership with Insurance Majors; Allianz , Dai-ichi Life & Aviva. Known for definitive business & IT strategy, IT Excellence and Large Scale reinvention. Having rich experience in directing Insurance start-ups & business process transformation resulting in cost reductions, efficiency gains , agility and competitive advantage. As a Business Leader , have Significant experience in outsourcing and contract management.Successfully implemented 3 insurance Start-ups and 2 Legacy transformations. Executed large Scale Transformation projects and built a reputation for thought leadership in driving Innovation , Technology integration, Enterprise Mobility ,Digital Insurance, Green IT & Cloud computing. Honors (28++ Awards) ----------------------------- CSI - CIO of the year 2016 CIO 100 Year 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 IDC - ICONIC awards 2014. DQLIVE-Business Technology awards 2015 EDGE - 2014 India
Jason Stevens
VP Fulfilment, Singapore
Jason Stevens is Vice President, Fulfillment, DHL eCommerce Asia Pacific, a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL). In his role, he is responsible for leading and steering the development and growth of Fulfillment solutions for the rapidly growing e-commerce business in Asia Pacific. Jason is a proven expert in logistics, supply chain and technology with over 20 years of industry experience covering multiple regions throughout Asia, USA, Middle East and Europe. Jason is not a stranger to DPDHL Group, having been with DHL Express for over 14 years. Prior to joining DHL eCommerce, Jason was most recently Global Vice President and Excellence and Vice President Supply Chain Malaysia at DKSH and earlier on Global Vice President of Logistics and Network Transformation in Schneider Electric and Chief Commercial Officer Asia Pacific at YCH Group. Jason has completed executive programs at Henley Management College. He has lived in multiple countries and is now based in Singapore
Shammi Dua
General Manager - SCM & Logistics
General Manager - SCM at GSK CH
Subha Dutta
Regional Head Logistics
Subha is a qualified supply chain professional with 2 decades of diverse leadership experience in end to end supply chain management, commercial contract negotiations and strategic problem solving with strong focus on delivery and value creation through operational transformation. He is currently Global Head Sourcing and Logistics for the Convenience Retail business of Shell with responsibility to source $4bn worth of products catering to over 6000 stores that Shell services directly under its banner ‘Shell Select’ across 55 markets globally. Prior to this position, he was a Strategy Consultant within Shell developing robust strategy solutions for the different Downstream businesses namely Retail, Lubricants, Trading & Supply, Manufacturing, Chemicals and across many geographies namely China, SEA, Australia, India, UK, Netherlands, Germany, South Africa and the US. https://us.pg.com/
Alok (Chetan) Manaktala
Business & Supply Chain Director
An Effective leader with proven ability to lead teams to profitable success. Success in leading diverse and geographically dispersed teams and achieving Strong, Profitable Business growth.. Strong ability to communicate at all levels to build successful, sustained relationships with Customers, channel partners and co-workers Strategic & Profit Driven executive with Diverse Leadership Roles – Leader with around 21 years’ + experience in Managing Business for Manufacturing & Service sector in India and for Asia Pacific Operations . Served Global MNC’s in Telecom , Electronics & Automotive Sector in various Leadership capacities . An excellent record of initiating & leading turnaround growth strategies in complex multi-channel distribution environments. Known as an inspirational leader with an empowered / supportive yet challenging management style, making significant contributions to Team & simultaneously striving for individual success & development
Amit Agarwal
VP & Head Supply Chain
Supply chain professional having broad experience in purchase, logistics, S&OP and project management. Specialties: purchasing, supply chain management, vendor development, logistics, distribution, production planning etc.
Mayur Danait
CIO, Lupin Ltd.
Lupin Limited today is an innovation led transnational pharmaceutical company producing a wide range of quality, affordable generic and branded formulations and APIs for the developed and developing markets of the world. Profile includes: - Overall responsibility for Lupin's global IT landscape and systems - Align IT Roadmap, objectives and programs to enterprise objectives and strategies - Develop and manage strategic relationships with service providers - IT Service Delivery
Ashish Pujari
Vice President IOT SAP, SINGAPORE
Ashish Pujari heads up the Digital supply chain & IOT business across all the key markets of SAP in the APJ region as the General Manager of this business. Digital Supply Chain business for SAP focuses on Core Supply Chain Planning solutions, Supply Chain Execution solutions around Warehousing and Transportation, Asset Management, Manufacturing Execution and Intelligence, Product Lifecycle Management, and Internet Of Things (IOT) solution suite. A seasoned supply chain professional, Ashish has spent time with leading supply chain consulting and software firms like Gemini Consulting, Cap Gemini, Manugistics and JDA in multiple leadership roles spanning consulting, practice leadership, head of sales and head of the Asia business. Ashish has also successfully launched and run two startups in the supply chain software space. Ashish has core domain expertise in retail and distribution intensive industries having led large scale supply chain transformation programs with leading com
Basant Kr Chaturvedi
CIO, Perfetti Van Melle
Basant is a young transformational Leader / Associate Director IT and Spiritual speaker with 23+ years of experience in delivering business transformation enabled by Disruptive technology. A Digital Business Strategist driving the integration of social, mobile automation and digital thinking into everyday management as a way to improve business processes and build profitable connections between consumers and brands. He believes in the power of cultivating a collaborative team culture focused on delivering practical business results: profitable revenue, enhanced market share through automation, satisfied customers and engaged team. Rated as Asia’s Top 100 Most Respected CIOs, he has won several prestigious recognitions including CIO 100 of the year, Asia’s Top 100 CIOs, Global Innovation Award from Citrix, Information Week Sliver Edge Awards and IT Excellence Award from CNBC TV18. He got also featured in various media interviews and featured speaker, talking about Business Technol
Saurabh Gupta
Head Logistics, Planning & CS Akzo Nobel
Handling Supply Chain operations with key focus on bottom line profitability by ensuring optimal utilization of resources. Experience in Operational Excellence, Project Management, Production Planning & Control, Supply Chain Management, & Vendor Management. Adroit at swiftly ramping up projects with competent cross-functional skills & ensuring on time deliverables. A graduate of Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai – an eminent institute that has been consistently ranked among the top Indian business schools – with specialisation in the areas of Operations & Marketing. In addition, holds CPIM certification from APICS (The Association of Operations Managment). Specialties: Supply Chain Management, Production Planning, Project Management, Operational excellence through continuous improvement
Jitender Lalit
Head Logistics Procurement, Raymond
?Experienced & skilled professional with over 14+ years of experience in the Logistic Industry. ?Experience in handling the secondary & primary distribution ?Highly proficient & capable individual with proven expertise in strategizing, designing and implementing end-end service products to service the distribution requirements of the express and 3PL logistics Verticals Specialties: Excellent Team Leader with superb analytical & Numerical abilities with knowledge of Logistics especially in Indian scenario Setup of Warehouse/ Distribution Center Route Planning & Optimization
Ritesh Manchanda
Head- Distribution & Logistics
Ritesh is an ardent SCM learner with multi-faceted business acumen, Strategic orientation and People management skills across verticals; high on influencing & collaboration abilities with a proven track on improvements in working Process n Procedures.
Milind Khamkar
Group CIO- India& Global Supermax
Group CIO responsible for Global operations
Suresh Kumar
Partner & CIO
Suresh Kumar is a seasoned IT and Digital transformation leader with over 25 years of strong experience in efficiently managing Information Technology operations and leading digital transformation across the enterprise. Strong believer and practitioner of creating strategies, identifying and exploiting synergies and design and rollout roadmaps to meet and exceed business goals. Have an innate flair with demonstrated business acumen in leading and managing efficient IT operations and using disruptive digital technologies to add to business topline and bottom line. In addition have strong leadership & communication skills, pragmatic approach, hardworking, passionate, approachable and effective team builder. Respected as a mentor and coach in identifying and developing potential talent in people. Specialties: IT strategy, Digital Transformation, IT Management/Business Leadership, Budgeting, IT Governance, Enterprise Architecture, Information Security management, Collaboration and Kn
Krishnan Kutty C
GM & CIO, Gammon India Ltd
Senior Information Technology Executive with over 20 years of IT experience. 2 life cycle implementation of SAP ERP. IT Infrastructure, Vendor Management, Team Management, ITIL, IT Budgeting, Cloud, IT Operations. ERP Implementation, ERP Support, IT Support, Budgets, Infrastructure support and management
Piyush Kumar Chowhan
CIO Arvind Lifestyle
Experienced professional working in US / UK & India in areas of Retail Strategy / Business Analytics / Customer Loyalty and CRM, Retail Business Consulting and Supply Chain Management. As CIO for Arvind Brands I am responsible for IT Strategy and Execution of Technology for all its brands business. Experience in setting up new strategic groups / BU’s in areas of Business / Finance Operations and Analytics to achieve strong business benefits. Strong domain knowledge in Retail, E-commerce & Supply Chain Management while working for global retailers like Walmart, Target, Circuit City, Tesco, Best Buy etc. I have setup and managed competency centers / teams for retail and supply chain as shared service or captive units.Strategic IT Executive and champion of change- with reputation of leading through ambiguity and maximizing business value using cutting edge technologies and innovation. Exposure in building practice / COE in business analytics and retail consulting. Specialties:
Radhakrishna Pillai
CIO
Over 20 years of technical and managerial experience solving business problems with Information System technology solutions by process improvements and innovations. Proven ability to plan, design, implement, and manage Information Systems in a relevant, timely and fiscal manner deploying leading edge strategies/systems that significantly improve profitability and customer satisfaction. Successful at developing and executing a “contributing” information technology strategy that supports organization through effective leadership, strategy development and execution. A strategic thinker with hands on mentality Excellent manager, motivator, facilitator and good learner. Held previous assignments in several reputed Indian companies with different business verticals like Entertainment, FMCG, Market Research and Engineering and my last assignment was with Vadilal.Prior to that I had worked with Nimbus Communications Ltd and Transpower Engineering Ltd. Has managed large, complex multi
Michael Nielsen
Regional Head Logistics, Caterpillar Inc.
Michael is a Highly skilled Supply Chain and Business Development professional with 15 years of experience with Fortune 100 companies and 10+ years of experience within ASEAN. He is the Regional Operations Manager, South East Asia, at Caterpillar, the heavy equipment and engines company with the HQ in Illinois, USA. Michael holds a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Copenhagen Business School) plus a dual degree Executive MBA from INSEAD and Tsinghua specializing in strategy and finance. He has a proven track record in building a strong diverse organization by developing local & diverse leaders in emerging and developed markets. Michael enjoys leading change and transforming organizations, building a shared vision and collaboratively working with a strong leadership to developing lasting business relationships. Currently, he is residing in Singapore having the regional logistics responsibility in India and ASEAN for a Fortune 100 company.
Sachin Jain
CIO (Global IT Operations) & CISO
Sachin Jain is CIO (Global IT Operations) and CISO at Evalueserve. In this function he is responsible for all aspects of strategic IT planning, implementation, support and Information security worldwide as an integral component of business plan. At Evalueserve, Sachin is providing executive leadership as head of Global IT and Information Security. Sachin has engineered turnaround of IT’s performance and service levels, transformed IT into a strategic business partner, managed and delivered multiple large scale projects on time and within budget. Before joining Evalueserve in Dec 2000, Sachin was leading the project Ties2Family, India's first social networking website way back in 2000. Before that, Sachin has spent about 5 years working with a start up, Asian Paints and as a freelancer. Sachin has been instrumental in setting up Information Technology group including a software development team and information security practice at Evalueserve. He had successfully converted the intern
Sanjeev Jain
CIO,Integreon
?Over 12 years’ experience in IT Infrastructure Setup & Management, Project Management, Networking & Systems Administration and Data Centre Management. ?Achieved excellence in the areas of Server Virtualisations, Desktop Security Policy Implementation & Installation, Configurations and Maintenance of Local Area Network. ?Skilled in techno-commercial aspects of IT functions, including Budgeting, OPEX / CAPEX reduction, execution of Annual Maintenance Contract and Vendor Management. ?Strong skills in handling matters pertaining to Enterprise License Management and Asset Management (Hardware and Software Library). ?Proficiency in Server and Network Management encompassing monitoring of Servers and Networks; Security and Recovery Management involving monitoring of Firewall, Anti-virus Software and Data Backup. ?An effective communicator with strong people management, leadership, analytical and coordination skills. ?Experience in bringing uniformity in process documentatio
Milind Tailor
Director Indirect Procurement & SCM APAC
An incisive, results-oriented supply chain executive eager to contribute international experience, exceptional operations leadership expertise & cost reduction talent towards optimizing bottom line of a dynamic organization . Capable of translating Supply Chain Function from a cost center to a Business Partner & Value creator for the Organization Extensive background in complex and challenging environments with demonstrated successes achieved through effective leadership & organizational development. An unyielding record of delivering increased value to customers by reducing supply chain cost thru Strategic Sourcing, Spend Mgmt, Inventory Planning & Network Optimization in a complex network comprising of 1000+ SKU’s- 100+ Warehouses
Krishan Awatar
Director Purchase APAC
Purchases Leader with 18 years of rich International experiences across Direct & Indirect Procurement: Marketing & Sales Services, Media & Agency sourcing, R&D external partnerships, Chemicals & Commodities, Outsourcing, Contract Manufacturing, Licensing & IP buying. Passionate about creating Value while growing the organization & building the next generation capabilities. Experienced in leading and providing direction to diverse global/regional multi-functional teams, setting up the right vision and developing the desired capabilities to deliver the business goals and financial objectives, managing remotely, influencing senior leaders of the business and driving a strong Stewardship and Governance culture. Excellent proven track record of delivering transformative business results through strong internal & external partnerships, developing & executing long term Sourcing Strategies across materials & services, expanding global supplier/service provider networks, leading structur
Michael Skyum
SVP SCM & Procurement(Oil & Gas),Singapore
He is a Global Supply chain & Procurement, Singapore and has a proven track record of leading strategic change throughout USA, Asia and Europe. During the last 10 years in Asia, he has been setting up completely new procurement departments, some with significant cost savings of up to USD 100 mn. He was employed two years as a procurement advisor for PricewaterhouseCoopers working with both governments and MNC before he joined BW Offshore as CPO, leading a global team of 100 supply chain experts.
DR. DAVID GONSLAVEZ
CEO & Malaysian Inst. for Supply Chain
Dr. Gonsalvez is the CEO & Rector at the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI). MISI is an education and research center founded by the Malaysian government and the Massachussetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2011 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. MISI is a member of the MIT Global Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence network. From 2010-2014, he was the Executive Director in charge of MIT’s Zaragoza Logistics Center(ZLC) in Zaragoza, Spain which has been ranked as the best Logistics post graduate education program in Spain during his tenure. Prior to that he was the Director of Global Supply Chain Strategy, at General Motors responsible for supply chain strategy, planning, and security in GM's supply chains worldwide. He retired from GM after a 25 year career in 2008. Dr. Gonsalvez has a B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and a Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Ohio State University. He has authored numerous artic
Roger Lee
Chair APAC Logistics Federation, Singapore
Roger Lee is the Director of the Singapore Institute of Materials Management and was an entrepreneur involved in the marketing of electronics components in Singapore and ASEAN. Mr. Roger Lee was also the adjunct senior teaching fellow at the Curtin University of Technology, Perth, for the Logistics and Supply Chain Program. Roger is also the visiting professor to a few universities in China specializing in logistics and supply chain management. He possesses a BSc (Hons) from the University of San Francisco and an MBA degree from the University of Strathclyde. He is a Certified Marketer from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK), and a Certified Purchasing Manager from ISM (US), and Mr. Lee has more than 20 years’ experience in the electronics industry, holding various top management posts. He stayed in Silicon Valley, California for four years, managing a Singapore-based multinational electronics company. He is heavily involved in technology transfer projects from t
Meet Our Speakers/ Jury
  • Ramakrishnan Sudarshanam
    CIO & Group VP- Diageo
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  • Jaspreet Bindra
    Chief Digital Officer & SVP
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  • Sreeenivas Rao
    Global Head of Supply Chain, Sun Pharma
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  • Sanjay Mukherjee
    Head Supply chain, Brittania
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  • Shashank Raodeo
    Head Supply Chain
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  • Gopi Thangavel
    Director IT, Dr Reddys
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  • Chetan Trivedi
    CIO,Vedanta Resources Plc
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  • Nandkumar Kulkarni
    Head Supply Chain, Mondelez
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  • Ram Kuppuswamy
    Chief Procurement Officer- India & Global
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  • Nitin Chabbra
    Global SVP Supply Chain, Netherland
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  • Anand Maithani
    Head-SCM at Apollo Tyres Ltd.
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  • Chris Edwards
    VP Digital Transformation, Austrailia
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  • Bharani Rang
    CEO, Solvanni Corp, USA
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  • Sachin Gupta
    CIO & SVP Havells India
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  • Umesh Madhyan
    Head - India Logistics & Infrastructure
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  • Vivek Sarbhai
    Director CS & Logistics
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  • Dr.Seema Narera
    Head Supply chain, Tata Starbucks
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  • Harnath Babu
    Chief Information Officer at KPMG India
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  • Jason Stevens
    VP Fulfilment, Singapore
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  • Shammi Dua
    General Manager - SCM & Logistics
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  • Subha Dutta
    Regional Head Logistics
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  • Alok (Chetan) Manaktala
    Business & Supply Chain Director
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  • Amit Agarwal
    VP & Head Supply Chain
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  • Mayur Danait
    CIO, Lupin Ltd.
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  • Ashish Pujari
    Vice President IOT SAP, SINGAPORE
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  • Basant Kr Chaturvedi
    CIO, Perfetti Van Melle
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  • Saurabh Gupta
    Head Logistics, Planning & CS Akzo Nobel
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  • Jitender Lalit
    Head Logistics Procurement, Raymond
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  • Ritesh Manchanda
    Head- Distribution & Logistics
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  • Milind Khamkar
    Group CIO- India& Global Supermax
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  • Suresh Kumar
    Partner & CIO
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  • Krishnan Kutty C
    GM & CIO, Gammon India Ltd
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  • Piyush Kumar Chowhan
    CIO Arvind Lifestyle
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  • Radhakrishna Pillai
    CIO
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  • Michael Nielsen
    Regional Head Logistics, Caterpillar Inc.
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  • Sachin Jain
    CIO (Global IT Operations) & CISO
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  • Sanjeev Jain
    CIO,Integreon
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  • Milind Tailor
    Director Indirect Procurement & SCM APAC
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  • Krishan Awatar
    Director Purchase APAC
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  • Michael Skyum
    SVP SCM & Procurement(Oil & Gas),Singapore
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  • DR. DAVID GONSLAVEZ
    CEO & Malaysian Inst. for Supply Chain
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  • Roger Lee
    Chair APAC Logistics Federation, Singapore
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