Author Profile

Stan Aronow

Stan Aronow

Distinguished VP Analyst

13 years at Gartner,  26 years' experience

Location:  CO USA  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Stan Aronow is a Vice President Distinguished Advisor supporting the global Chief Supply Chain Officer community. Prior to this role, Stan managed Gartner's global Supply Chain Top 25 leadership research portfolio for five years. He has also published research and advised in the areas of high-tech supply chain management, supply chain segmentation and cost-to-serve, metrics and performance management and product portfolio complexity management. Stan has written articles for publications such as SupplyChainBrain and Supply Chain Management Review and been quoted in global news publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and The China Post.


Previous Experience

Before joining Gartner in 2010, Stan worked in a wide variety of finance, IT and strategy roles in partnership with Intel's supply chain organization.

Professional Background

  • IPC Group, Sr. Staff Consultant, 4 years
  • Intel, Supply Chain Product Line Manager, 13 years


  • Stan received his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Michigan and his MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University.

Industry Awards/Accolades

  • Certified APICS Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and Instructor