Global Procurement Director
Advantech, Inc. is primarily engaged in providing computer programming services on a contract or fee basis. of this industry perform a variety of additional services, such as computer software design and analysis; modifications of custom software; and training in the use of custom software.
-Procurement specialist with expertise in global sourcing, global supply chain management, inventory management, global vendor management, and global procurement platform management.-More than 20 years business operation leader experiences working with finance, assembly production, warehouse, supply chain, sales teams, marketing, and customers to resolve operational issues.-Excellent in procurement planning, categories management skills and strong product marketing experiences.-Built and established global sourcing team, setup global procurement platform, instituted group purchasing policy and talent development across all regions.-Led and managed 4 regional purchasing managers, 30 global buyers, 3 sourcing managers, 1 product marketing specialist, 1 web application management and NPI engineering team.-Built and led Advantech Display Solution team to provide display solution and customization services to internal SBUs and external customers through a vendor alliance.-Built up peripherals website and compatibility search engine to share product knowledge and related applications to support internal sales teams and to external customers. -Excellent analytical skills, effective and accurate decision maker, and a team-builder.-Self-motivated, disciplined, creative, dynamic, aggressive and result-oriented leader.