- deep insight developed through decades of experience across multiple industries,
- focus on creating value by applying state-of-the-art optimization technology, and
- understanding that real change requires the judicious use of tools, process improvements and organizational design
- development partners who bring world-class talent to the problem of turning great ideas into working software
- business partners who help broaden the domain of applications, both in terms of disciplines as well as geography
Charlotte Diener, SVP, ON Semi:
“…many of On's leading supply chain practices can be attributed to his analytical approach and creative vision …”
Amar Singh, CEO, Amitive:
“…very intelligent, knowledgeable, and a strategic thinker … ”
Shayne Myhand, Sr. Manager, Global Supply Chain Planning, Dell:
“…Narayan is the best consultant to that I have ever worked with … ”
Ravi Vancheeswaran, Director,ON Semi:
"Narayan has a rare ability to get to the heart of a business problem and chart out a blue-print for its resolution ... has repeatedly added value to our organization ..."
Srini Kumar, Director, Amitive:
"Narayan's engagement has resulted in significant competitive advantage ... simultaneously cerebral and practical ... one of the most articulate people I have come across ... "
Kevin Jones, Manager, Supply Chain Enablement, Dell:
"... amazing ability to quickly and impartially digest Dell’s challenges and provide concise, meaningful insight. ... raw intellect and deep supply chain knowledge ... "
Mark Mccaffrey, President, OilTracers LLC:
"... really innovative solutions ... detail ... speed ... a dependable, highly creative resource"
ON Semiconductor is a manufacturer of a wide variety of semiconductor chips with a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions. The resulting supply chain management challenges are immense.
Care Dynamics provides a comprehensive suite of processes and tools for streamlining the flow of patients while optimizing the utilization of resources across healthcare facilities. Care Dynamics brings together highly skilled people from diverse domains, advanced management processes, and state-of-the-art decision support software.
Amitive is the leading provider of on-demand community supply chain management for brand owners who outsource manufacturing. The synchronization of end-customer demand with manufacturing plans requires a fundamentally new approach to supply chain management.
OilTracers are specialists in the integration of geochemistry, geology and engineering data. Often, analysis of oilfield data calls for mathematical insights that lead to algorithmic breakthroughs.
In 2008, Dell made significant changes in their supply chain. Until then, their strategy had relied exclusively on direct-to-customer, configured-to-order, and in-house manufacturing. Moving to a model that accommodated a retail channel, outsourced manufacturing, and build-to-stock policy required a massive shift in their supply chain strategy.