Faculty

The following faculty members will be involved in Excellence in Supply Chain Management:

Ann Vereecke 

Prof Ann Vereecke
Programme director, Professor of Supply Chain Management at Vlerick Business School

Ann is a recognised expert in operations management, manufacturing strategy and supply chain management. She has an extensive experience in research and advisory projects.
 Robert Boute  

Prof Robert Boute
Professor of Supply Chain Management at Vlerick Business School

Robert looks at operational excellence from the perspective of designing, managing and improving organisational processes for manufacturing as well as for service organisations.

 Behzad Samii

Prof Behzad Samii
Professor of Supply Chain Management at Vlerick Business School

Behzad studies how to design better supply chains for the future. He is an expert in quantitative analysis for business decision making.

 Prof. dr. Walther Ploos van Amstel

Prof Walther Ploos van Amstel
Professor of Supply Chain Management at University of Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

Walther has an extensive business experience as advisor in logistics, warehousing and distribution networks.

 Bram Desmet

Prof Bram Desmet
Professor of Supply Chain Management at Vlerick Business School

Bram has a wide experience with global industrial and retail companies in transforming their supply chains and operations.

 John Bicheno

Prof John Bicheno
Professor of Lean Operations at Buckingham University (UK)

John is an authority in Lean Operations. He is author of the best-selling book ‘The Lean Toolbox’.

 Alejandro Serrano

Prof Alejandro Serrano
Professor of Supply Chain Management at the Zaragosa Logistics Center (Spain) and affiliated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (US)

Alejandro is professor at the Zaragoza Logistics Center, an international research center affiliated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is an expert in financial systems and supply chain management.

These faculty are complemented with international experts and company testimonials.

 

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Ann Vereecke
Prof Ann Vereecke Vereecke is programme director of 'Excellence in Supply Chain Management'

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