Dean is an entrepreneurial and strategically minded Supply Chain Executive with a track record of progressive growth and success in delivering effective supply chain solutions to real-world challenges. With years of experience in multi-branch distribution, Dean possesses a unique skill set that encompasses purchasing and negotiations, operations management, advanced inventory management, demand planning, and transportation and logistics expertise.
Throughout his career, Dean has consistently demonstrated his ability to lead teams and foster consensus, yielding sustainable business results. He is dedicated to lifelong learning, constantly expanding his knowledge to stay at the forefront of the industry.
Dean’s specialties include leadership and development, change management, purchasing and replenishment best practices, operations optimisation, transportation and logistics management, ERP/business process implementation, distribution management and business intelligence.
In his current role as the Director of Canadian Operations with a global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality medical PPE, Dean brings his wealth of experience and a proven commitment to excellence to drive success and innovation in the Canadian operations and supply chain landscape.
Dean can provide advice in the areas of forecasting, replenishment, demand planning, best practices in inventory management, ERP implementation, distribution and 3PL, vendor management, data analysis and dashboards.