Supply Strategy, Risk & Change Management Skills
Recorded On: 03/17/2022
Supply Management Professionals in the NPLA CPO Outlook Survey completed in January 2022 overwhelmingly agree that their teams' single most important skill area is related to Supply Strategy, Risk Identification / Management, and Change Management. Inside that category, most of the detailed responses related to three key skill concentrations. In this interactive webinar, our panelists will share best practices concepts and practical tips you and your team can use now.
This webinar is for you if you and your team need to learn about these skill areas:
- Supply Strategy, Risk and Change Management Skills
- Pragmatic Risk Assessment & Mitigation - Assure Suppliers are Capable, Risk Scenarios Modeling
- Skills to manage complexity and find efficiencies
Jim de Vries
Founder and CEO
Jim de Vries, Founder and CEO of Enhance International Group, is an executive growth MBB, supply chain risk and resiliency architect, and skilled thought leader with more than 30 years of experience helping clients achieve their desired outcomes through his ability to facilitate teams and drive improvement. His experience encompasses financial, commercial, CRM, services, IT, call centers, security, transportation, automotive, power systems, oil and gas, nuclear energy, research and development, government, and electronics industries.
Managing Director, Business Development
Eric manages strategic partnerships/alliances at RapidRatings including leading partner API integrations into procurement, supplier risk and governance risk & compliance platforms to benefit joint clients. Eric has over 20 years of work experience from various companies including Aetna, EDGAR Online, Donnelley Financial Solutions. Eric is involved with various working groups of Shared Assessments including Co-Chair of the Continuous Monitoring Group. He graduated from the University of Connecticut with a BS in Finance and completed his MBA in Finance at the University of Hartford. He is based in the RapidRatings NYC office and lives with his wife and Cavalier King Charles in Stamford, CT
William (Bill) Antonace
CPPM, MBA, APICS
Bill brings over 25 years of practical experience in supply management, training, coaching and consulting. Bill has personally managed annual spend of $2.5 billion or more during his career. Major spend categories with experience including strategic raw materials, indirect, operational, professional services and several more. Industries with extensive experience include Chemicals, Oil and Gas, Consumer Packaged Goods, and Agriculture.
Ron Crabtree (Moderator)
Executive / Organizational Transformation Coach CPIM, CIRM, CSCP, MLSSBB, SCOR-P, CSCTA
Ron Crabtree has over 30 years’ experience in organizational & business innovation and transformation and along the way, more than 20 years in procurement and supply chain. Ron is a Master Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, having helped train and certify thousands of Lean Six Sigma and Six Sigma belts and driving hundreds of $millions in value for clients. He is the author / co-author of 5 books on Operational Excellence.