Alan G Waller is Vice - President for Supply Chain Innovation at the International Consultancy Solving Efeso. He is also Visiting Pro fessor in International Supply Chain Management at Cranfield Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
He is also Chairman of ELUPEG, President of Leaders in Supply Chain, and a Trustee of Transaid.
Alan was educated at St. Catherine's College, O xford, Leicester School of Management and Cranfield School of Management. Alan was Senior Logistics Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, retiring from the partnership in January 2002. He joined Solving Efeso the same year.
He was the Founder and first Direc tor of what is now the Cranfield Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and in 1980 established and directed the world’s first MSc in Logistics. He directed the Centre again from 1997 to 1999 whilst remaining a partner in PwC.
He has served as UK Chairman and UK President of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, and recently as President of CILT International.
He was also Chairman and Director of the European Council on Global Supply Chain of The Conference Board in Brussels, and set up the European Council for Customer Service.
In 2007 Alan joined the European Leadership team of The Supply Chain Council. In 1998 he was awarded the Sir Robert Lawrence Gold Medal for his contribution to Logistics. In 2006 he was made an Officer of the Order of The British Empire (OBE) by Her Majesty The Queen for his service to Logistics.
In 2011 Alan was named Individual Achiever of the Year for the European Supply Chain Excellence Awards.
In 2013 Alan was award ed the prestigious Honorary Fellowship of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (International).
Founded in Dubai/UAE, SCLG is a membership driven industry business group with 200+ corporate members. SCLG is expanding internationally to continuously enhance its global foot-print.
Managing supply chain and logistics more effectively shall contribute to positive growth of economy in range of 3% to 5% (GDP terms).
Impact of climate change on managing supply chain should be on agenda of all supply chain professionals.
Oil and Gas industry should enlarge its theme to manage supply chains of larger energy domain.
Reduction in current level of wastage in food supply chain shall help mitigate poverty.
Managing Fresh water supply chain needs attention of all.
Sophisticated demand forecast and planning for sure helps improve efficiency of supply chain.
7th Black Sea Ports and Shipping 2018 , International Hotel Casino & Tower Suites, Varna, Bulgaria 08th -12th May 2018
Inflection Summit, Awards 2018 - Digital Manufacturing Supply Chain , Delhi, NCR 12th September 2018
IOT World Asia , Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 18th -20th September 2018
2nd LAST MILE ASEAN Conference & Expo , BITEC, Bangkok 20th -21st September 2018
2nd Baltic Ports & Shipping 2018 , Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel, Riga, Latvia 25th -27th September 2018
4th China International Internet & E-commerce Expo , Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center 11th -13th October 2018
Supply Chain and Logistics Conference , Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh 15th -16th October 2018
East Africa Utlities Expo , Kenyatta International Convention Center Nairobi, Kenya 25th -27th September 2018
3rd Annual Saudi Freight & Logistics 2018 , Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 22nd -23rd October 2018
15th Trans Middle East 2018 , Intercontinental Aqaba Resort, Jordan 23rd -25th October 2018
Procurement 4.0 , Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit, Thailand 24th -25th October 2018
2nd Annual Modern Warehousing , Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit, Thailand 24th -25th October 2018
4th Annual Fleet Management , Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit, Thailand 24th -25th October 2018
UAE-INDIA Economic Forum , Dubai, UAE 24th -25th October 2018
Global Illicit Trade , Abu Dhabi 30th October 2018
FoodEx Saudi 2018 , Jeddah Centre For Forums And Events Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 12th -15th November 2018
7th Annual Supply Chain Innovation Summit 2018 Asia Pacific , Singapore 15th -16th November 2018
20th Intermodal Africa 2018 , Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra, Ghana 27th -29th November 2018
Refining & Petrochemicals World China 2018 , Beijing, China 05th -07th November 2018
Refining & Petrochemicals World Thailand 2019 , Bangkok, Thailand 23rd -24th January 2019