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Supply Chain Roadshow Details

Speakers

 

 

Supply Chain Meeting 

The Digital Strategy: Supply Chain Board (DSSCB)

The DSSCB is a leadership group, constructed only of the people who have the ultimate responsibility for the end-to-end Supply Chain in some of the biggest and most important companies in the UK/Europe. Only these individuals are capable of creating a joined-up vision of how the Supply Chain will transform over time, while creating the Supply Chain function to deliver that change.

 

Jason Glass

Dr. Trevor Davis FRSA

Distinguished Engineer & Consumer Products Expert
IBM

Trevor is an IBM Distinguished Engineer, consumer products industry futurist and expert on good practices for developing and launching sustainable products successfully. As a Member of the IBM Industry Academy Trevor has a leading role in bringing the IBM Smarter Planet vision to life and is widely quoted in the media on topics such as Big Data. With over 25 years of international business experience, covering Marketing and Operations, Trevor brings deep industry insight and a distinctive point of view. As a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, he is committed to finding practical solutions to social challenges. Prior to IBM, he worked in the automotive and aerospace industries on projects such as saving the world one day of oil production by making cars lighter, and improving reliability for the Space Shuttle.

Speaker

Johnathon Marshall

Partner
PwC

Johnathon Marshall is a Partner at PwC where he is an active member of the Operations Leadership team, with specific responsibility for running the UK Supply Chain Team. He has over 15 years consulting experience during which time he has focused on the challenges facing procurement and supply chain teams across a range of global industry players. In his role leading PwC’s European pharmaceutical supply chain community, he has worked with clients and colleagues to develop critical and engaging analysis on the evolution of the sector and the role supply chain needs to play in the provision of healthcare whilst remaining focused on the legal, fiscal and regulatory needs. Johnathon has worked on a range of complex and high profile program’s during his consulting career, from the National Program for IT, looking to transform healthcare IT systems to Global Supply Chain operating model changes, impacting in excess of 100 countries. 

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Richard Gifford

CIO
Wincanton

Richard Gifford is responsible for driving the IT and digitized strategy for Wincanton. He is also responsible for ensuring that IT continues to support Wincanton’s successful growth and operational requirements. He is based at the company’s head office in Chippenham. Prior to Wincanton Richard worked for Carillion plc where he was been CIO of their Construction Services and Group business units having previously held senior IT positions in other large plc and public sector organizations. Technology and innovation are at the heart of Wincanton’s business and as the supply chain becomes more digitized Richard is in a pivotal role. With his wealth of experience and enthusiasm, Richard’s goal is to make Wincanton a leader in the digitized supply chain.

Speaker

Jorge Gouveia de Oliveira

Managing Director
Russell Reynolds 

Based in London, Jorge Gouveia de Oliveira is a member of the firm’s Industrial and Natural Resources sector. Jorge specializes in executive and board searches and is a highly trusted advisor for many industrial companies worldwide. Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Jorge served as a consultant with another executive search firm for more than seven years. In that role, he led the Global Metals and Mining Practice and established their Supply Chain and Procurement Practice in the UK. He has extensive experience in executive assessment and a focus on advising clients on leadership strategies to bridge the technology and industry divide. Before that role, Jorge led corporate development for Nyrstar leading to the company’s listing. Earlier in his career, Jorge held various senior Corporate Finance roles at Monitor Group, Credit Suisse First Boston, JP Capital International and JPMorgan Chase. 

London Speaker

Mark Thomson

Director of Retail & Hospitality Solutions EMEA
Zebra Technologies

As Director of Retail Industry Solutions at Zebra Technologies (formerly Motorola Solutions), Mark works closely with retailers and hospitality providers to provide input on how to face the challenge of a new digital retail landscape, where customers are often more connected and informed than shop floor staff.  Mark helps retailers focus on developing a vision for their retail business that aims to improve customer experience and drive business efficiencies. With over 27 years’ customer focused experience, Mark Thomson has developed in-depth knowledge of the EMEA retail market place and regularly speaks at industry events throughout the region including World Retail Congress, Retail Middle East, RBTE and Euroshop. He has worked closely with retailers on the pain points of modern retail and explains how technology solutions can be an integral part of their business strategy to help them solve their real business challenges from supply chain to store.