Vinit Pednekar has global supply chain experience having worked in Middle East , Asia & USA. Currently he is working with Schlumberger managing supply chain for offshore operations in USA, East Canada and Caribbean.
In this role is responsible for overall operation of Supply Chain Management function for Measurement & Drilling Business line. This function is structured to manage sourcing and negotiation strategy for critical 3rd party suppliers, performance management of centralized Hubs and direct complex logistics mobilizations. Before coming to USA he was the Global Logistics Planning Manager , in that role he was instrumental to build Infrastructure to facilitate Logistics Planning , standardize SLA's and Data Analytics.
In his career span of 15 years he has managed several logistics mobilizations and transformation initiatives.
Vinit is a Chemical Engineering graduate and holds Master’s degree in International Business with specialization in Supply Chain. Voluntarily, Vinit works with American Red Cross as Logistics team member at ARC of Houston.
Why Breakbulk? This this the key question that will be discussed on this panel. Our esteemed experts will share their experiences of cultivating a career within the industry, what it takes to succeed, and why breakbulk is such an important and interesting industry to start a career in. From a variety of different educational and cultural backgrounds, all aspects of career growth and empowerment within breakbulk and the wider project cargo industry will be discussed
Thursday 29 September 08:30 - 09:30 Room 1