Chris Kina is Director Analyst, Logistics and Customer Fulfillment. Based in the US (Atlanta, GA), he brings more than 25 years supply chain and logistics experience across multiple verticals.
Before joining Gartner, Mr. Kina held various senior international logistics and distribution operations roles within wholesale, retail and manufacturing environments.
Mr. Kina has lead multi-national logistics operations with senior-level accountability for commercial operations teams responsible for transportation, order fulfilment, distribution, customer service and 3PL execution with P&L and budget ownership.
Expertise in leadership of global logistics functions, driving logistics metric optimization, best practices and design across international distribution centers and vendors to deliver best-in-class customer experience and logistics performance. Plan, direct, optimize and lead all 3PL, transportation and logistics strategy, initiatives and operations.
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Logistics and Fulfillment
Quantic School of Business and Technology- EMBA Candidate, Supply Chain and Operations
Merrimack College- Business Administration/ Finance
The Wharton School- Communications
Management and Strategy Institute- Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1Transportation metrics, mode optimization & strategy
2TMS/ WMS optimization for ecommerce, B2B and B2C
3Carrier and 3PL contract structure and negotiation (all modes)
4Warehouse metrics, design, operations, labor management, order fulfillment
5Sustainability in Logistics and Transportation