Supply Chain Excellence: Key to Revival and Competitiveness of Manufacturing Industry

  • June 30, 2017
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Effective supply chain management in the manufacturing industry sector is key to national and global competitiveness. Companies will not just compete on the product they produce but succeed depending on  overall supply chain positioning and execution. The harsh truth, companies in the Philippines is under-performing on this area.

With the moving ASEAN integration and globalization of manufacturing hubs, supply chain management has become a priority  topic across all spheres of management and a strategic agenda  in every boardroom, more than ever. 

The session will touch on best practices and trends  in improving manufacturing thru supply chain excellence which can be applied in local, regional and global  operations irregardless of company size.  Effective supply chain is what drives the business. It is  key to the revival and  leadership of Philippine based manufacturing and elsewhere. 

About the Speaker

Mr. Charlie P. Villasenor, CPSM, CSSP, CSCP

Chairman of the Board & CEO, 

Procurement & Supply Institute of Asia (PASIA)

Charlie Villasenor is known as a procurement and supply chain management  icon in Asia and globally for his advancement of ethics, excellence and e-enablement in procurement and supply chain management.   This brought him his affiliations and engagement at the Board and Advisory levels of organizations like the International Federation of Procurement & Supply Chain Management (IFPSM), UN/WTO (International Trade Center/ITC –SCM Program), and Universidad De Los Andes (Bogota, Colombia) and some other Board functions in some corporations.

He has lead many supply chain organizations of leading American based companies such as Chevron (Caltex/ Asia, Middle east and Africa), Coca-Cola export (Concentrate Plant), and 3M company. Also pioneered and was COO of the Philippine’s largest eCommerce B2B multi-industry marketplace previously owned by the country’s six (6) largest business conglomerates. He was also based in Singapore for many years and also was Regional Director of Ariba (an SAP company).

Charlie have lead PASIA & TransProcure for over 15 years delivering procurement & supply chain imrprovements to various organizations around the world in such industries as manufacturing, telco, oil & gas, energy, healthcare, financial services, logistics, retail, construction, services organizations and public sector as well. For a couple of years (April 2015-April 2017), he was Senior Vice-President of LBC Express where he lead the Supply Chain operations & business services. He has an MBA degree and globally certiified professional in Supply Chain Management.


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