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Digital Value Chain

Under Pressure, CPG Companies Look to Digital | BCG Article, 2019 | CPGs increasingly rely on digital supply chain solutions to address retailer and market pressures.

Why Supply Chain Must Pivot | MIT Sloan Management Review, July 2018 | Even today’s best supply chains still try to predict and optimize. The problem is, the world is not predictable. { pdf  | chinese pdf }

Technology and Innovation for the Future of Production | The World Economic Forum whitepaper, 2017 | We assess the emerging impact of five key digital technologies on global value chains. { pdf }

Sharing Supply Chain Data in the Digital Era | MIT Sloan Management Review, Fall  2015 |  Digital is transforming transparency, coordination and collaboration.

The Rise of Supply Chain Platforms  | CIO Review, Oct, 2015  | What are supply chain platforms and how can firms get ahead of the curve?


Enterprise AI and Automation

How to Avoid Overspending on Artificial Intelligence | CFO, 2018 | How can executives  balance A.I. opportunity capture vs. risks in over-investing?

AI and Path to Breakthrough Supply Chain Planning | Supply Chain Management Review, 2018 | Planning and forecasting are becoming increasingly complex and unmanageable. AI is key to breakthrough performance. { podcast }

Unleashing the Power of AI Automation | AT Kearney article, 2017 | We present 4 key facts that every exec should know on how A.I. will impact future of work augmentation. { pdfchinese pdf }



Creating an Omnichannel Supply Chain for Branded Manufacturers | The European Business Review, March 2017 | Brands want more Direct-to-Consumer but fall short on supply chain enablement.

US eCommerce Trends and Impact on Logistics | AT Kearney – CSCMP article, 2017 | We discuss key market  trends shaping the eCommerce logistics sector.

Is Your Supply Chain Ready for the Omnichannel Revolution?  | Supply Chain Management Review, 2015  |  We present six trends for designing and enabling  omnichannel supply chain.  

Best Practices in Strategic Multichannel Fulfillment | Ivey Business Journal, 2014  | Omnichannel fulfillment is both top and bottom line critical. We outline best practices from leading retailers and brands.  

Heavy Lifting Required: A Home Delivery Breakthrough | AT Kearney article 2013 | Last mile home delivery of big-box appliances and furniture fall short of consumer expectations. A new model is needed.  

Margin Transformation

Sourcing Success Under Time Pressure | Supply Chain Management Review 2010  


Computational Biology  

Prior to b-school, I spent a few years designing big data algorithms to enhance cancer research. See published works on Google Scholar 

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