30 Apr Scott Philips
Supply Chain Director - Global Shoes Production & Sourcing
Scott Phillips is a Demand Driven Supply Chain Professional with 16 years’ experience across multiple industries. Having started his career in the Sales & Marketing field in Adelaide, Australia for a national Steel Roofing company; Fielders Steel Roofing, interest in the concepts of balancing demand and supply led a natural path into the Supply Chain of Detmold Packaging (Detpak Packaging); primarily located in Singapore and Indonesia, and focused on manufacturing paper and board food packaging products to global B2B markets.
Leading an implementation and the operation of a Regional S&OP process (Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam) for BlueScope Steel exposed techniques in end-to-end value chain concepts, after which Scott took up an assignment with General Cables to merge their Asia Pacific manufacturing acquisitions to build and align the operations supply chains’, including mature operations in Thailand, Philippines and New Zealand, a niche unit in China, and a greenfield plant in India.
Currently with ECCO Shoe Production as the Supply Chain Director in Singapore, transitioning and building the global headquarters locally from Denmark, Scott is looking forward to taking all his experiences to build a vertically integrated world class supply chain that drives profitability into its global retail customers.
Married with a young family and having successfully completed a Masters of Business Administration, Bachelor of Management (International Marketing) and a Bachelor of Business (Employment Relations) from the University of South Australia, including a Dean’s Merit List recognition, Scott is a young experienced professional riding the wave of contemporary supply chain practices.
Scott Philips will be appearing in the following sessions: