Senior Supply Chain / Logistics / Operations professional with broad experience in Hi-Tech. International experience: Lived and worked in Netherlands, Germany and UK. Travelled extensively to most European countries, USA, Russia, Dubai, India, Malaysia, Thailand and China. Cross-functional expertise: Supply Chain, Logistics, Customer Service, Procurement, Legal, IT Education: Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, APICS CSCP Specialties: Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Operations, General Management Characteristics: Loyal, Self-starting, Analytically Strong, Result Driven, Pragmatic, Team Player
Consultant Program Management
Since January 2016
Responsible for the definition, documentation and implementation of the global end-to-end New Product Introduction (NPI) / Product Launch process
Since December 2015
Supply Chain Management and Logistics Consulting and Services Process analysis, improvement and implementation Organizational development Change management Interim management Project management
Director Supply Chain Operations EMEA
July 2008 --- October 2015
Responsible for supply chain operations in EMEAI, including supply planning, sourcing, supplier management, inventory management, order fulfillment and logistics.
Director Operations EMEA
November 2000 --- June 2008
Responsible for business operations in EMEA, supporting the sales organization with account management, logistics, business planning, technical support, IT and finance services.
Director Operations and Purchasing
January 2000 --- September 2000
Set up and manage business operations, logistics and purchasing during the start-up of Qualcomm Enterprise Services in Europe.
July 1997 --- December 1999
Set up and manage the logistics department in Hannover, Germany, including sales administration, purchasing, warehousing and business planning. Manage the operational part of the due diligence process of four acquisitions in Germany. Coordinate and facilitate the sale of two subsidiaries.
October 1989 --- June 1997
Responsible for logistics, order management, purchasing and business planning.
December 1988 --- September 1989
Responsible for the procurement of hardware, software and services.
AdaptabilityAnalytical thinkingAttention to detailCollaborationCommunicativeEfficiencyFlexibilityIndependenceOrganizationProactivityProblem solvingResponsibilityResult OrientedSelf-disciplineStrategic thinking
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skills Create SOPs Interpret data Report dataAdjust processes Work cross-functionallyWrite documentsWrite final reportsTranslate strategy into operational plansSupport due diligence assessmentsAssess quality process issuesCoordinate logisticsCoordinate projectsCreate standard operating procedure (SOP)Develop business planDevelop supply plansDevelop supply strategyInventory ManagementLead teamsManage multiple projectsManage projects resourcesNegotiationNetworkReview vendor metricsReview vendor reportsSelect contractors Select sitesSite management
BBA in Business Administration from Hogeschool van Amsterdam in 1997
Associate degree in Hotel Management from Hotelschool Amsterdam in 1986
in Atheneum A from Spinoza Lyceum in 1982
Training and Certification
Certified Supplly Chain Professional Certification