Seasoned Executive with over 30 years experience in Supply Chain and IT. Driven to develop and lead high-value strategic and transformational Supply Chain improvements while creating lasting teams and capabilities.
Principal Director in Accenture's Communications, Media, and Technology Practice, driving thought leadership and program delivery for Supply Chain and Operational Excellence. Program delivery in US for Telecommunications, High-Tech Manufacturing, Internet Startups, and Software Companies.
Past Owner and Director of PCG Group, a boutique supply chain consultancy, based out of Houston. Major program deliveries to Fortune-1000 companies in Petrochemical, Defense, Media, Transportation, Retail and Mining Industries, as well as internet startups in operations and business management.
Past Executive Director of Supply Chain Council, leading the strategic and operational execution of the world's most influential supply chain education, training, research and development organization. Led development and operationalization of of global training, certification, and supply chain benchmarking products.
CIO-reporting role in post-merger HP, creating business transformation groups within IT and HP Services to perform supply chain management consulting. Led large-scale transformation programs supporting over $8.5B in improvements through merger and working capital improvements. Led Compaq ERP organization.
A graduate of Caltech, Joseph was also a Watson Fellow as a postgraduate. He is a frequent speaker and lecturer on supply chain management at schools, business forums, and conferences worldwide.
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