Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards

Supply Chain Excellence in Action

Recognizing supply chain innovations with lasting impact

The Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards are an annual community-driven recognition program that inspires supply chain transformation around the globe.

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    Executive judges

    Peer voters

    Cast your vote for the
    Supply Chain Awards
    before 31 January 2022

    Announcing the 2022 Finalists

    The finalists for the Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards 2022 have been announced. See the list of finalists.

    Award Categories

    Customer or Patient Innovation of the Year

    Achieve a positive, quantifiable impact on customer or patient loyalty through supply chain.

    Process or Technology Innovation of the Year

    Achieve outstanding business performance via breakthrough supply chain innovation in process engineering or technology application.

    Social Impact
    of the Year

    Achieve a positive, quantifiable impact on the community and/or the environment through supply chain.

    People Breakthrough of the Year

    Foster diversity on the supply chain team, create business value through supply chain, and/or develop capabilities across the value chain.

    Eligibility & Awards Criteria

    Any company that owns, operates and/or manages a physical supply chain is eligible. Software vendors, consulting groups, public relations firms, academic institutions, and those deemed as purely service providers are not eligible.

    There is no single definition for a breakthrough supply chain innovation. Entries from past finalists and award winners have been for specific, strategic supply chain initiatives in which the organization has put significant investment and that have produced outsized results at scale. Email scawards@gartner.com with questions about submitting an entry.

    About Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards

    Now in its 8th year, the Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards are an annual community-driven recognition program for breakthrough supply chain innovations that inspire supply chain transformation around the globe.

    Key Benefits:

    • Showcase your supply chain leadership
    • Attract top supply chain talent to your organization
    • Advance the supply chain profession
    Timeline for Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards 2022

    Past Supply Chain Award Winners Include:

    Dell Technologies

    Thermo Fisher Scientific

    Ralph Lauren

    GE Appliances

    Johnson & Johnson

    Colgate-Palmolive

    Schneider Electric

    Microsoft

    Intermountain Healthcare

    Levi Strauss & Co

    Process to Determine Winners of Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards

    Cast Your Vote for the Supply Chain Awards

    Peer voters down-select finalists from the group of semifinalists. 

    Any supply chain professional is eligible to be a peer voter (excluding those from software vendors, consulting groups, public relations firms, academic institutions, and companies deemed as purely service providers). No application necessary.

    Login to https://potp.awardsplatform.com/ between 13 October 2021 and 8 December 2021 to cast your votes for the Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards 2022.

    Our Esteemed Executive Judges


    For the Gartner Power of the Profession™ Supply Chain Awards 2022

    Alexandre Conroy

    Executive Vice President, Chief Integrated Supply Chain Officer

    Becton, Dickinson and Company

    Ann Ackerson

    Chief Procurement Officer

    BAE

    Antoine Simonnet

    Global Head of Supply Chain Operations

    HP Inc.

    Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier

    Chair of Production Management 

    WHU

    Barry Greenhouse

    Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Customer Experience 

    Grainger

    Bart Derde

    Senior Vice President, Consumer Healthcare Supply Chain and Quality

    GSK

    Bill Good

    Vice President Supply Chain

    GE Appliances

    Clare Harris

    Executive Vice President Supply Chain, Contracting and Procurement

    Shell

    Cliff Henson

    Corporate Vice President, Cloud Supply Chain and Provisioning

    Microsoft Cloud

    David Prinslaar

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    AkzoNobel

    Dr. Dirk Holbach 

    Corporate Sr. Vice President and CSCO, Laundry & Home Care; Managing Director Henkel Global Supply Chain B.V.

    Henkel

    Donald Frieson 

    Executive Vice President, Supply Chain

    Lowe's

    Donna Warton

    Vice President, Microsoft Devices Supply Chain & Sustainability

    Microsoft

    Erik Rasmussen

    Senior Vice President- Devices and Supply Chain Management

    Novo Nordisk

    Eugene Jaramillo

    Vice President, Supply Chain Management, Raytheon Missiles & Defense

    Raytheon

    Ewan Andrew

    President, Global Supply & Procurement; Chief Sustainability Officer

    Diageo

    Francisco Garcis Fornaro

    Supply Chain Group Director

    L'Oreal

    Frank Crespo

    Independent

    Greg Jozwiak

    Corporate Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain

    Dow

    Greg Smith

    Executive Vice President, Global Operations and Supply Chain

    Medtronic

    Halide Alagöz

    Executive Vice President, Chief Product and Sustainability Officer

    Ralph Lauren

    Hardeep Kharaud

    Senior Vice President, Market Merchandising and Promotions

    Loblaw's

    Prof. Hau Lee

    The Thoma Professor of Operations, Information & Technology

    Stanford University

    Ian Dearn

    Senior Vice President Global Supply Chain

    McCormick

    Ivanka Janssen

    Senior Vice President, Global Integrated Supply Chain

    Phillips

    Prof. Jan Fransoo, PHD

    Professor of Operations and Logistics Management

    Tilburg University’s School of Economics and Management

    Jason Reiman

    Senior Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Hershey's

    Javier Huerta    

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Imperial Brands

    Joe Metzger

    Executive Vice President, Supply Chain Operations, Walmart U.S.

    Walmart

    John Church

    Chief Transformation and Enterprise Services Officer 

    General Mills

    John Kern

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Operations

    Cisco

    Kathy Wengel

    Executive Vice President, Chief Global Supply Chain Officer

    Johnson & Johnson

    Larry Grischow

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Procurement

    Abercrombie & Fitch

    Linzell Harris

    Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Strategy

    AstraZeneca

    Liz O'Neill

    Executive Vice President & President, Product, Innovation and Supply Chain

    Levi's

    Luigi Giucca

    Group Head of Supply Chain

    British American Tobacco

    Mark Bakker

    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Global Operations

    HPE

    Mark Sutcliffe

    Senior Vice President, LCV Business Unit

    Renault Niassan Mitsubishi

    Michael Edmunds

    Vice President, Manufacturing and Global Supply Chain

    Bose

    Mike Duijser

    Executive Vice President; Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Ecolab

    Morris Cohen

    Co-Director, Fishman-Davidson Center for Service and Operations Management

    Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

    Mourad Tamoud

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Schneider Electric

    Noam Shamir

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain

    Teva Pharmaceuticals

    Paul Gallagher

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    General Mills

    Ramsey Musa

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain

    Newmont Mining

    Renee Ure

    Chief Operating Officer, Lenovo Data Center Group

    Lenovo

    Ricardo Ernst

    Baratta Chair in Global Business; Co-Director, Global Logistics Research Program

    Georgetown University

    Riccardo Tavoletti

    Vice President, Global Supply Chain, Lubricants

    BP

    Rick Spann

    Executive Vice President, Global Operations

    Church & Dwight

    Sami Naffakh

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Reckitt Benckiser

    Sandra MacQuillan

    Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Mondelēz International

    Sarah Clarke

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    PVH

    Shawn Curran

    Executive Vice President; Head of Operations & Transformation, Old Navy

    Gap

    Sheri Lewis

    Executive Vice President, Global Operations and Supply Chain

    Avantor

    Terrance Brick

    Vice President, Global Supply Chain Strategy

    Boston Scientific

    Venkatesh Alagirisamy

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Nike

    Viju Menon

    Group President, Global Quality & Operations

    Stryker

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