Analyst Profile
Michael Burkett
Michael Burkett
Managing VP
Boston, MA USA
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Years of Experience
15 years at Gartner
15 years IT industry
Areas of Coverage
Supply Chain

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Roles and Responsibilities
Mike Burkett is a research vice president and chief of research for the Gartner supply chain team, drawing on more than 15 years of manufacturing experience introducing and supporting products from concept to end-of-life. Heading Gartner's cross-industry research on product life cycle supply chain strategy, he is regarded as a leading expert, having co-authored the first industry publication to define the product life cycle management market. Mr. Burkett previously managed an analyst team responsible for cross-industry supply chain process and technology research. He continues to conduct research on the extended value chain issues impacting industrial discrete manufacturing companies.
Previous Experience
Mr. Burkett came to Gartner following the company's acquisition of AMR Research. During his 11 years at AMR Research, Mr. Burkett, a Six Sigma Master Black Belt, led research on product life cycle management, lean supply chain, and value chain issues impacting discrete manufacturers with lead responsibility for aerospace and defense companies.
Professional Background
AMR Research, Vice President, 10 years
Invensys, The Foxboro Co., Sr. Manufacturing Engineer, 10 years
EG&G, Applications Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer, 2 years
Industry Awards/Accolades
Six Sigma Blackbelt certification
B.A., Manufacturing Engineering Technology,Wentworth Institute of Technology
M.B.A. from Babson College.

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Agenda Overview for Digital Business, 2014 24-Mar-2014 Jorge Lopez, Michael Burkett, Patrick Meehan, Don Scheibenreif, Jim Tully
CSCO Advantage: Show Your CEO How the Supply Chain Organization Can Drive Business Growth 19-Mar-2014 Michael Burkett, Dana Stiffler, Michael Dominy, Pam Devereux
Digital Marketing, Internet of Things and 3D Printing Are Digital-Business-Driven Disruptions for Supply Chains 11-Mar-2014 Michael Burkett, Steven Steutermann, Noha Tohamy
Survey Analysis: Chief Supply Chain Officers Conquer Organizational and Capability Challenges to Grow 15-Nov-2013 Michael Burkett, Michael Dominy, Dana Stiffler
Identify Emerging Opportunities and Disruptions Before They Impact Your Supply Chain 10-Oct-2013 Stephen Stokes, Jane Barrett, Michael Burkett, Steven Steutermann