Patrick Van Hull

Vice President, Research

Patrick leads the research coverage on S&OP and integrated business planning. His research encompasses: analytics and business acumen; digital demand and omnichannel; information visibility; flexibility pricing; and profit optimisation. He specialises in the retail sector.

With more than 10 years’ experience, Patrick has a diverse background spanning the hi-tech, mining and retail industries. Prior to joining SCM World, he was Director, Inventory Management at CVS Health, where he led the management of the supply and demand across many consumer-packaged goods categories. Prior to CVS, Patrick held roles in supply demand management at Apple, and inventory and production planning at both Rio Tinto and Dell.

Patrick holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Operations Engineering from the University of Michigan and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Duke University. He currently resides in Rhode Island.

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