Ed has 25 years of supply chain consulting experience. He has designed and implemented supply chain solutions for Fortune 100 companies. His work has focused on the intersection of operations, product stewardship and technology. Ed has led supply chain and sourcing projects in the technology, manufacturing, mining, and chemical industries. Ed ensures clients supply chains are sustainable and resilient, focusing on the challenges of international and US regulations, such as: The Dodd-Frank Act (Conflict Minerals), UK Modern Anti-Slavery Act, California Transparency in Supply Chains, REACh, RoHS and various other internationally accepted frameworks. He has led engagements with clients in: Australia, China, Europe, India, Brazil and Argentina. Ed is a Certified in Inventory and Production Management (CPIM) by the Supply Chain Council. He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and has successfully deployed 125 person unit overseas.
ERM is a proud contributor of the event and will be facilitating each of the four sessions across the two days, exploring how businesses can benefit from a sustainable product strategy.