Matt Davis

Senior Vice President, Research

Matt directs the customer centricity and demand management, digital demand and omnichannel, analytics and business acumen, and sustainability research streams. He also leads research coverage on right brain supply chain and digital supply chain, specialising in beyond the horizon supply chain thinking, and is the brains behind our Power of the Profession Awards.

By combining insights from the 20,000+ practitioners in the SCM World community with in-depth quantitative and qualitative research, he facilitates accelerated learning of the foundational and cutting-edge best practices in his specialist areas.

Prior to joining SCM World, Matt was a Research Director at Gartner and the lead analyst for supply chain strategy, digital innovation and segmentation. He has practical experience designing and implementing supply chain strategy in several cross-functional roles at Dell including logistics, demand management, sales operations and customer service.

Matt is a Six Sigma black belt, a lean change agent and SCOR model expert. He spent six years as a board member for the Supply Chain Council where he helped to drive SCOR strategy and development. He has a supply chain degree from Penn State University and an MBA from the University of Texas. He currently assists in Penn State’s development of the future workforce by serving as a Faculty Affiliate. Matt is based in New York.

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