Opening Address

Professor Richard Wilding OBE

Professor Richard Wilding OBE

Richard Wilding OBE is Chair (Full Professor) in Supply Chain Strategy at the Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Cranfield School of Management, UK. He works with European and international companies on logistics and supply chain projects in all sectors, including pharmaceutical, retail, automotive, high technology, food, drink and professional services. Richard regularly speaks at industrial conferences and has undertaken lecture tours of Europe and Asia at the invitation of local universities and confederations of industry.

He has published widely in the area of supply chain management and is Editorial Advisor to a number of journals in the area. Richard received his PhD from the University of Warwick, UK. He was appointed OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) for services to business by Queen Elizabeth II in 2013. His exceptional contribution to engineering was recognized in November 2013 by the Institute of Engineering & Technology in awarding him the “Viscount Nuffield Silver Medal for Achievement in Design & Production” He was winner of the "Individual Contribution Award" at the "European Supply Chain Excellence Awards 2010".

For more information please see website www.richardwilding.info

 


 

Richard Wilding OBE   
Richard Wilding OBE