Author Profile

Simon Tunstall

Simon Tunstall

Director Analyst

7 years at Gartner,  25 years' experience

Location:  United Kingdom  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Simon Tunstall is a Research Director in the Logistics and Customer Fulfilment team. Simon's focus is on Supply Chain Execution, in particular Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Operations. Simon has 25+ years experience in logistics and supply chain management and is a recognized specialist in warehousing and fulfilment technologies and aftermarket services. He has also been a regular speaker and organizer for European supply chain, technology and finance events.


Previous Experience

Prior to Gartner, Mr. Tunstall held a number of consulting and permanent roles assisting retailers, manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors across a range of categories to redesign, enhance and improve their logistics, supply chain and aftermarket operations and systems.

Professional Background

  • FDE Group, Head of Supply Chain Practice/Associate Consultant, 3 years
  • Marks and Spencer, Senior Project Manager, 2 years
  • Sony Computer Entertainment, Senior Business Analyst, 2 years


  • B.Sc., Psychology
  • CPC in Freight Management
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt