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Management-Team

Barkawi Management-Team: Mike Landry

Mike Landry,
Global Lead

In his role as SVP, Global Leader for the Genpact Supply Chain Service Line, Mike is leading a team of thousands of supply chain consulting professionals and operators, delivering supply chain and aftersales transformation and managed services to clients in all industries. Before joining Genpact, Mike was president of Barkawi Management Consultants’ North America practice, dedicated to helping clients achieve supply chain and aftersales efficiency . Prior to joining Barkawi,  Mike founded Servigistics (now part of PTC), the market leading provider of service parts planning and pricing solutions, used by over 100 clients worldwide.

Barkawi Management-Team: Dr. Andreas Baader

Dr. Andreas Baader,
Managing Partner & Head of Europe

Dr. Andreas Baader leads the business unit After Sales Services. Before joining Barkawi Management Consultants in 2000, Andreas Baader worked with SAP and held leading positions, the latest heading the area 'Application Design Sales Support'. Andreas Baader is a graduated engineer and holds a doctoral degree in aerospace engineering.

Barkawi Management-Team: Wolfgang Schürholz

Wolfgang Schürholz,
Managing Partner

Wolfgang Schürholz leads the global Supply Chain Make & Deliver practice for Barkawi-Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line. He assists ambitious clients with Supply Chain Management Strategy Development, Supply Chain Design and Digital Transformation. These include organizational and operating model design, working capital optimization and complete support for challenging implementations. Prior to joining Barkawi-Genpact in 2008, he was in various leadership positions in different industries. He holds an engineer’s degree in logistics and is well-connected internationally in the logistics sector.

Monique Rupert,
Vice President, Supply Chain Planning

Monique Rupert leads the Supply Chain Planning practice for Barkawi-Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line.  For over 25 years, she has been involved in delivering consulting transformation projects.  These include strategy, process re-engineering, design and enabling technology. In her position with Barkawi-Genpact, she is focused on developing a supply chain planning practice enabled by technology that can take clients from initial vision through value realization and operations.  Prior to joining Barkawi-Genpact, she was in leadership positions in Professional Services at several technology companies and in management consulting firms.   

Christopher Amet,
Vice President, Digital Strategy

Christopher Amet leads Digital Strategy and Technology for Barkawi-Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line. Chris has been involved in both the business and technology side of supply chain for over 25 years, having spearheaded countless supply chain initiatives for clients across multiple industries.  Prior to joining Barkawi-Genpact, he was one of the founding members of Servigistics, an enterprise service lifecycle management software company. Chris was responsible for all product development, overseeing a product from conception to launch.

Michael Ciatto,
Vice President, Global Business Development

Michael Ciatto leads Global Business Development and Solutioning for Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line. For over a decade, he has been designing and leading operational transformations, covering marketing strategies, process re-engineering, organizational design and enabling technology. Since joining Barkawi-Genpact in 2012, Michael has led transformation solutions for 74 global clients. He initially started his career in investment banking, working within the Private Equity Performance Improvement and Business Consulting teams at Alvarez & Marsal.

Barkawi Management-Team: Jan Diederichsen

Jan Diederichsen,
Vice President, Life Sciences and Medical Devices Accounts

Jan leads the practice focused on Life Sciences and Medical Devices clients for Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line. Over the last 20 years, he has successfully led consulting practices and grew large accounts, with a focus on digital transformation, SCM, IT strategy and M&A. Prior to joining Barkawi-Genpact in January 2018, he was an M&A / Private Equity and CIO advisory leader at Cognizant. Jan has an MBA in Supply Chain and Operations Management.

David Gipp,
Vice President, Make Practice

David Gipp leads our Supply Chain Make practice in Europe for Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line. He has over 30 years of experience, specializing in supply chain operations and the manufacturing industry. During his time at Barkawi-Genpact, he has led transformation and network design for clients in multiple industries. Prior to joining Barkawi-Genpact, he was in a line management position at Toyota Motorsport, where he was instrumental in implementing the latest global rollout of the Toyota production system. David has a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Henry Greulich,
Vice President, Supply Chain Planning

Henry Greulich leads the European Supply Chain Planning practice for Genpact’s Supply Chain Service Line. For 20 years, he has been delivering supply chain consulting and transformation projects across a wide range of roles, covering strategy, business and solution architecture, as well as delivery and program management. His industry expertise is focused in pharma, high-tech and machinery. He started his career in management consulting, then founded a technology start-up and joined Barkawi-Genpact in 2009. He has a Master’s in Engineering and an MBA in Business Administration.

Bernd Hoffmann,
Vice President, Service Parts Management and Service Operations

Bernd heads the Spare Parts Management and Service Operations practice, with a focus on technology, inventory management and SCM connectivity solutions for wholesale, retail, and service providers. Having been with Barkawi-Genpact for almost 20 years, Bernd has a strong background in all variations of service parts planning and distribution solutions in service-heavy industries and has led implementation and optimization projects for many of them.  He oversees Barkawi/Genpact’s solution portfolio, specializing in connecting dealers to OEM networks, implementing and rolling out services such as real time data visibility, parts planning and replenishment, warranty claim handling and workshop management. Bernd has a Master’s in Business Economics.

Vasu Narayanan,
Vice President, Technology

Vasu Narayan leads the Supply Chain Service Line Technology practice and oversees global technology partnerships. Vasu has over 20 years of experience at the intersection of supply chain and technology. Prior to becoming part of the Barkawi-Genpact-Organization, he headed up product management for Servigistics, an enterprise service lifecycle management software catering to the aftermarkets space. Vasu has a Master’s in Industrial Engineering.

Juergen Plate,
Vice President, Digital Strategy Practice

Juergen Plate leads our Digital Strategy practice in Europe. For more than 20 years, he has led supply chain transformation and network optimization projects with a focus on supply chain planning and control, capitalizing on latest technologies. Before he joined Barkawi-Genpact, he headed up Business Process Reengineering as a management consultant of Diebold Management and Technology Consulting, leveraging technology for his clients’ most tailored and competitive process designs. Juergen has a Master’s in Industrial Engineering.

 

 

Bjoern Thomas,
Vice President, Business Development Europe

Bjoern Thomas runs Business Development for aerospace and the M&A client base. He has over 25 years of work experience, with multiple management roles in industries such as consumer goods and automotive. Bjoern holds broad expertise in strategic client challenges like building SCM 4.0 roadmaps and international transformation initiatives along the E2E SCM and operations, including restructuring approaches, outsourcing and M&A-driven services. He is an engineer and has an MBA from Purdue University, Indiana, US.

Gopal VK,
Vice President, Global Service and IoT

Gopal VK leads the Global Service and IoT business unit across consulting, technology and managed services. He has led businesses and transformation programs in the areas of service, supply chain and logistics, leveraging digital technology, analytics and business processes.  Prior to that, he worked in the industrial and automotive space, managing business units and driving initiatives, including Deming Prize, new product development, dealer management, logistics and service optimization. He focuses on being a trusted advisor, combining his experience in the industry and professional services. He is an engineering graduate and has a Master’s in Business Administration.