#01: Didier Chenneveau Executive Director Ernst & Young

#01: Didier Chenneveau Executive Director Ernst & Young Featured Image

Didier Chenneveau is one of the leading supply chain executives in the region with more than 25 years of experience across the board. Here are a few of his most important career steps:

    • Executive Director – Ernst & Young – Supply Chain and Operations Practice.
    • External Senior Advisor McKinsey & Company
  • CEO Asia Pacific CEVA Logistics
  • Chief Supply Chain Officer LG Electronics
  • VP of Operations, Americas HP

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Didier Chenneveau: LinkedIn

Stay tuned as we cover latest technologies in supply chain:

  • IoT – Internet of Things  and Blockchain in Supply Chain
  • The supply chain challenges faced by the most important MNCs in Asia
  • Supply Chain Talent in Asia
  • How to develop top supply chain leaders
  • The importance of drinking red wine

Show notes:

  • [2:25] If you were to look at Ernst & Young and your clients, what’s one of the key things that they’re struggling right now when it comes to their supply chains in Asia?
  • [6:21] Which technology trend in supply chain will likely make the most impact by 2020?
  • [10:09] Everybody talks about blockchain now. 
  • [15:18] Before investing in hundreds of thousands and millions of dollars in digital and new tech, if we are to look at the fundamentals of a supply chain, what would that still be in today’s time and age?
  • [18:29] What’s your thoughts in general about talent and supply chain talent development in Asia and is there enough supply chain talent in the region?
  • [20:45] What skills, I think it can be hard and soft, should logistics and supply chain professionals be focused on in order to remain relevant in the future and for the long run?
  • [24:07] “Always take the high road!”
  • [30:10] Can you share an internet or online supply chain resource like a website or online course or something that would be relevant to all this and something they can go and learn?
  • [31:55] What is a personal habit of yours, Didier, that you think contributes to your success?
  • [32:54] A memorable story in your career around solving the supply chain challenges that you could share with us?

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Episode #17: Dr. Yossi Sheffi Director of the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics

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Lex is the co-founder and CEO of Greensill, and a Senior Advisor and Crown Representative to Her Majesty’s Government on Supply Chain Finance. He was awarded the CBE for Services to the British Economy in Queen Elizabeth II’s 2017 Birthday Honours.

Lex previously established the global SCF business at Morgan Stanley, and led the EMEA SCF business at Citi.

Lex holds an MBA from Manchester Business School, and is a Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of England and Wales, and Queensland.