Eddie is a Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) with over 10 years of industry and consulting experience focused on indirect procurement and procurement transformation. He has a broad range of international experience across a multitude of industries, including but not limited to: bio-pharma, retail, automotive, paper/forestry, commercial print, real estate services, and consumer goods. His expertise also includes the following indirect categories: MRO, Facilities Management, Engineering and Construction Services, Temporary Labor, Wireless, Commercial Print and Direct Mail.
Prior to ProcureAbility, Eddie worked as a Manager at Kearney, where he led multiple large-scale sourcing and transformation initiatives in North America and Africa, including establishing a cross-portfolio leveraged-procurement program for a large private equity client as well as developing playbooks to serve as “how-to” guides for category management and procurement. In addition to his consulting experience, he was instrumental in forming procurement function at Michael Kors and worked several years as a category manager at Merck and Bristol-Myers Squibb.
Eddie holds an MBA in Supply Chain from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and a bachelors in Operations Management from the University of Alabama (Roll Tide).