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Gene Tyndall


Supply Chain Executive Advisors

Phone: 305-755-7447

Gene Tyndall is currently President of Supply Chain Executive Advisors, LLC, (SCEA), a global firm comprised of senior executives who provide strategic advice and management counsel to senior business and public officials around the world.  Gene is a globally experienced and recognized management consulting and business executive, having advised over 100 corporations in over 40 countries.  He has co-authored four books (including SUPERCHARGING SUPPLY CHAINS); written dozens of articles; and is frequently quoted in business and industry media.  He is a frequent seminar/conference speaker, moderator, and panelist around the world.  He is a Director on Public and Private Boards.

Prior to founding SCEA, Gene was Executive Vice-President at Ryder System, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 global corporation based in Miami, FL.  He was also President of the company’s Global Logistics Division, a $1.8Billion Business Unit.. In addition to leading substantial improvements in profitability and shareholder value, he helped lead the corporation’s strategic planning process; transformed its business processes and operations; and initiated new technologies, change management, and knowledge management programs, as well as a new product development process.

Prior to joining Ryder, Gene was a Senior Partner and Leader of the Ernst & Young Global Supply Chain Management Consulting Practice, growing the business to over $1Billion annually. He advised and led business transformations for over 100 well-known global corporations during his consulting career – across several industries including High-Tech, Consumer Electronics, Health Care, Energy, Transportation/Logistics, and Automotive. Examples of these global clients include:  P&G; Coca-Cola; 3M; Kellogg’s; Dell; HP; Cisco; Samsung; Philips; Ford; GM; Toyota; Harley-Davidson; J&J; Eli Lilly; Xerox; Exel Logistics;  and dozens of others.  Many of the Supply Chain practices and processes in place in business today are due to his contributions.

Gene was recently awarded the “Global Logistics Person of 2007” by the Global Institute of Logistics, which also voted him into the Global Logistics Hall of Fame.




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