General Manager / Head - Supply Chain Management
Successful General Manager with a strong track record in strategic marketing,business development, M&As, logistics and supply chain management. Technology , specifically IoT and Machine Learning enthusiast.
Over three decades of experience across multiple geographies in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa in diverse industries such as consumer durables, logistics & transportation and forest products. Over 14 years of this experience was with major global logistics players such as DHL and FedEx. Over 5 years of experience, in managing complex global supply chains, for one of the world’s largest pulp and paper companies.
Currently, General Manager – Supply Chain at APRIL. Previous assignments included roles such as Managing Director – Middle East, India and Africa at FedEx and Vice President – Asia Pacific at DHL. Pro bono advisor to a few technology start ups.
Was an active member of the Regional Disaster Response Team (DRT) at DHL during 2004 - 2007. The DRT managed relief supply logistics at Medan airport after the tsunami in December 2004.
o Singapore Management University, Global Supply Chain Management, 2016 -2016
o University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Executive Development Program, 2007 - 2007
o Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad 3TP - Top Management Programme, 1999 - 1999
o University of Mumbai – NMIMS, M.M.S., Marketing & Finance, 1982 - 1984
o Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, B.E., Metallurgy, 1978 - 1982