INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS EXECUTIVE
Seasoned International Business Executive with significant experience in Sourcing, Supply Chain Management, Operations and Manufacturing focusing on clients and customers. Very successful in bridging gaps between customer requirements of delivery, quality and costs of fast moving consumer products. Demonstrated track record of integrity, leadership and results while driving business growth in the US, Latin America and Asia. Accomplished Team Builder and effective leader of multicultural teams in diverse locales world-wide.
Team Management and Leadership
Recruit, develop and manage high-performance teams that function in a collaborative manner and produce exceptional results. Proven ability to coach and enhance team performance so that members meet and exceed corporate key initiatives. Stake-holder in promoting management philosophythrough collaborative, collective and individual buy-in on initiatives and projects.
Strategic Problem Solving and Innovation
Develop staff meetings inclusive with reporting progress to action items identified as essential to support meeting required deadlines on product implementation and deliveries. Identify potential product liability issues and provide engineering solutions to resolve product safety or performance liabilities.
Operational Analysis and Performance Enhancement Consulting
Provide operational assessment, evaluation and improvement plans for supplier factories failing to meet delivery dates. Develop and implement tracking tools to coordinate with supplier factories additional engineering and quality control resources to support on time deliveries.
Successfully Quarterbacked the growth of Asia Operations Business Unit from $25M in exports to $75M within 1 year. Successfully developed a supplier base for the transfer a total of 49 new products from US manufacturing operations into Chinese manufacturing facilities.