Supply Chain Now Radio Episode 130

Supply Chain Now Radio, Episode 130
“Talking Tariffs, Supply Chain Agility, & Reverse Logistics with Capgemini & Flexport”
Hosted by Flexport
Learn more: www.flexport.com

Cyndi Lago serves as Vice President for Supply Chain for Capgemini. She has over 25 years of experience including industry experience, consulting, and software implementation. Cyndi’s focus throughout her career is developing innovated solutions that meet the clients’ business requirements. Provided strategy and implementation services to clients to support their initiatives looking across the landscape to assist in developing a solution that solves the business tasks but integrates and takes them forward. Industry experience spans across CPRD including product procurement, manufacturing, distribution that including capabilities across Marketing and Supply Chain. Consulting experience includes current /future state assessments; business process design and improvement; retail system selections, program management, training and communication; and change management. Prior to joining Capgemini, Cyndi owned and operated a 3rd Party Logistics company focused on the consumer products sector servicing all of North America. Learn more about Capgemini here: https://www.capgemini.com/

Matt Marshall joined Flexport in San Francisco in 2017 and is currently a Senior Director and General Manager for the Southeast Region based in the Atlanta office, which opened in June 2017 and has since grown to more than 100 employees. Atlanta has become a critical area for Flexport to service many enterprise-level clients, such as Georgia Pacific. Prior to joining Flexport, Matt worked for Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy & Operations practice in New York where he advised Enterprise clients on supply chain strategy, network optimization, procurement, and logistics. Matt has a BS in Economics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and an MBA in Strategy & Finance from Penn State University. Matt enjoys playing tennis with his wife Courtney and spending time with their golden retriever puppy Badger. Learn more about Flexport here: https://www.flexport.com/

Greg White serves as Principle & Host at Supply Chain Now Radio. Greg is a founder, CEO, board director and advisor in B2B technology with multiple successful exits. He recently joined Trefoil Advisory as a Partner to further their vision of stronger companies by delivering practical solutions to the highest-stakes challenges. Prior to Trefoil, Greg served as CEO at Curo, a field service management solution most notably used by Amazon to direct their fulfillment center deployment workforce. Greg is most known for founding Blue Ridge Solutions and served as President & CEO for the Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader of cloud-native supply chain applications that balance inventory with customer demand. Greg has also held leadership roles with Servigistics, and E3 Corporation, where he pioneered their cloud supply chain offering in 1998. In addition to his work at Supply Chain Now Radio and Trefoil, rapidly-growing companies leverage Greg as an independent board director and advisor for his experience building disruptive B2B technology and supply chain companies widely recognized as industry leaders. He’s an insightful visionary who helps companies rapidly align vision, team, market, messaging, product, and intellectual property to accelerate value creation. Greg guides founders, investors and leadership teams to create breakthroughs that gain market exposure and momentum, and increase company esteem and valuation. Learn more about Trefoil Advisory: www.trefoiladvisory.com

Scott W. Luton is the founder of Supply Chain Now Radio. He has worked extensively in the end-to-end Supply Chain industry for more than 15 years, appearing in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Dice and Quality Progress Magazine. Scott currently serves as Executive Vice President of APICS Atlanta and was recently named a 2019 Pro to Know in Supply Chain by Supply & Demand Executive. He founded the 2019 Atlanta Supply Chain Awards and also served on the 2018 Georgia Logistics Summit Executive Committee. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and holds the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) credential. A Veteran of the United States Air Force, Scott volunteers on the Business Pillar for VETLANTA and serves on the advisory board for the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance. He also serves as an advisor with TalentStream, a leading recruiting & staffing firm based in the Southeast. Connect with Scott Luton on LinkedIn and follow him on Twitter at @ScottWLuton.

Upcoming Events & Resources Mentioned in this Episode

Connect with Cyndi on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/cyndi-lago-1025109/
Connect with Matt on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthewtmarshall2/
SCNR to Broadcast Live from MODEX 2020: https://www.modexshow.com/
SCNR on YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/scnr-youtube
2019 AIAG/SCAC Supply Chain & Quality Conference: https://myscma.com/scac-events/2019-supply-chain-quality/
Georgia Manufacturing Summit on October 9th: https://www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com/annual-summit
eft Logistics CIO Forum in Austin, TX: https://tinyurl.com/y5po7tvw
Upcoming Webinars: http://supplychainnowradio.com/upcoming-webinars/
Check out the Reverse Logistics Association: https://rla.org/
Check out the American Logistics Aid Network: https://www.alanaid.org/
Flexport’s Forward19: https://www.forward19.com/
Capgemini’s SPARK – https://avasant.com/events/avasant-ceo-speaks-capgemini-spark-2018/

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