School of Business and Economics


13 November 2019

Supply Chain in Practice at Rolls-Royce

Presented By Darren Chaisty, Head of Operations - Global Physical Logistics

About this event

Darren Chaisty

Head of Operations - Global Physical Logistics

Civil Aerospace

Rolls-Royce plc

Title: “Supply Chain in Practice at Rolls-Royce”

Q&A Moderator: Dr Alok Choudhary, Reader in Supply Chain Management

Who can attend: Any student (UG, PG, MBA and PhD) or member of staff interested in understanding how leading companies such as Rolls-Royce manage its complex global supply chain management? What are the key supply chain decisions they need to make in ever changing business models?

Biography: With more than 20 years of industry experience, I’ve worked in the Electronics, Automotive & Aerospace Industries developing leadership skills with a focus on Supply Chain Management. I’ve led Vehicle Logistics for the Renault-Nissan Alliance and today I am privileged to lead Logistics Rolls-Royce Civil Aerospace. I am Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Logistics and Transport and I’m honoured to be a member of the Aspire Steering Group. I am proud to be a mentor to a number people and provide coaching to a number of businesses. I am committed to a life of learning and spend my spare time reading on subjects from economics, politics, philosophy and personal development. My formal studies covered Engineering, Manufacturing Systems and I have a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Durham. In my personal life - I have been happily married to my wife, Claire, for 21 years and I am the proud father of two daughters, Isobel and Martha.

For any further query about the lecture, please contact Dr Alok Choudhary, Reader in Supply Chain Management

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