Supply Chain Asia’s Board

Supply Chain Asia’s Board






June 1, 2019

Global Supply Chain Group is pleased to announce that the Managing Director of the Company, and one of the leading lights in the global supply chain and logistics world, Mr Vivek Sood has been reappointed to the board of the august institution – Supply Chain Asia.

Mr. Sood is a frequent speaker at various forums, conferences, seminars and workshops on Supply Chains around the world. He has also written the seminal book on sustainable supply chains titled ‘GREEN SUPPLY CHAINS – AN ACTION MANIFESTO.’ Another book on an undisclosed topic is in the pipeline.

Supply Chain Asia ( is a community that seeks to provide an informal and open platform for professionals in this industry to network, share and learn from each other. With a membership of around 5000 supply chain professionals from all countries of Asia and around the world, Supply Chain Asia is a common, easily accessible platform for sharing ideas, issues and actions.

The activities of Supply Chain Asia range from arranging forums, workshops, and such events to providing training and certification, to publishing high grade material to annual awards ceremony attended by who’s who of the industry from around the world. “I am very pleased to be able to serve this august community forum of senior executives from around the world for the last 4 years since its inception. The opportunities in Asia, and in Supply Chain are immense. And, so are the challenges. Supply Chain Asia provides the executives and the governments with guidance and tools to grapple with these challenges.” – said Mr. Sood in a communiqué.

Mr. Vivek Sood is the Managing Director of Global Supply Chain Group, a boutique strategy consulting firm specialising in Supply Chain Strategies, and headquartered in Sydney, Australia . He has over 24 years of experience in strategic transformations and operational excellence within global supply chains.

Prior to co-founding Global Supply Chain Group in January 2000, Mr. Sood was a management consultant with top-tier strategy consulting firm Booz Allen & Hamilton. Mr. Sood provides strategic operations and supply chain advice to boards and senior management of global corporations, private equity groups and other stakeholders in a range of industries including FMCG, food, shipping, logistics, manufacturing, chemicals, mining, agribusiness, construction materials, explosives, airlines and electricity utilities.

Mr. Sood has served dozen of world-wide corporations in nearly 70 small and large projects on all continents with a variety of clients in many different industries. Most of projects have involved diagnostic, conceptualisation and transformation of supply chains – releasing significant amount of value for the business.

His project work in supply chain management has added cumulative value in excess of $500M incorporating projects in major supply chain infrastructure investment decisions, profitable growth driven by global supply chain realignment, supply chain systems, negotiations and all other aspects of global supply chains.

Mr. Sood has written a number of path breaking articles and commentaries that are published in several respected journals and magazines. Mr. Sood has spoken at several supply chain conference, forums and workshops in various parts of the world. He has also conducted several strategic workshops on various aspects of supply chain management. He received his MBA with Distinction from the Australian Graduate School of Management in 1996 and prior to these studies spent 11 years in the Merchant Navy, rising from a Cadet to Master Mariner.

About Global Supply Chain Group:

Global Supply Chain Group is pro-active in creating, configuring, and formulating effective, secure and sustainable supply chains around the world. With a collective supply chain experience of more than 120 years, the senior team in Global Supply Chain Group has worked on more than 100 blue chip projects on all continents adding in excess of $1.5 Billion in value to their clients’ businesses.

Large corporations rely on Global Supply Chain Group to deliver outstanding results in their supply chain strategy, supply chain sustainability, supply chain security and supply chain performance. Global Supply Chain Group works very closely, and sometimes anonymously, with the senior executive teams of large corporations to help them win outstanding Global Supply Chain Advantage through:

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  • I impressed after reading about Mr. Vivek. He is motivation for me to grow myself in the SC & logistic industry. I would like to read all blogs of Mr. Vivek as I’ll get free time by my working hours. Congrats Sir!

  • I really admire Mr. Vivek Sood for standing up enthusiastically for the good of environment by supporting the idea of green supply chain and management. We need more people like you to realize the dream of environmentally sustainable business in the near future. There are plenty of people who oppose the idea of adopting the green trends in supply chain and the people who support it can be counted on fingers.

  • Good to know about the contributions of Mr. Vivek Sood in the field of supply chain and his tiring efforts to brought on the surface all the problems and issues related to supply chain. As Mr. Vivek has spent several years in this field, I believe such men proved to be the stimulating factors behind successful supply chain management and planning strategies. I truly respect your services and especially for promoting the notion of a green supply chain.

  • Such an informative article it is. Interesting to know the details related to Supply Chain Asian Community as it is providing a platform to various professionals to exchange their views and thoughts. Such platforms offer an opportunity for business specialists to exchange their opinions and business insights so that the change at a global level may occur and they learn from each other’s experiences.

  • It is a great opportunity for business groups, senior managers and global co-operation to take advantage of the experience of Mr. Vivek Sood. The advisory services, when acquired from an expert, always result oriented. The supply chain management, logistics, manufacturing, production, planning, risk identification, risk mitigation, and all investment associated strategies must be carried out by taking and following the consultancy of experts.

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