Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — Steelwedge, the leader in cloud collaborative planning solutions, today announced that its CEO, Pervinder Johar, was named a Supply Chain Provider “Pro to Know” by Supply & Demand Chain Executive. The Provider Pros to Know list features individuals from software firms, service providers, consultancies or academia who helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community prepare to meet industry challenges.
Johar is a seasoned supply chain executive with extensive industry knowledge and operational expertise. He joined Steelwedge from HP, where he served as Vice President of Global Supply Chain Systems and was a Steelwedge customer. Johar previously held the position of Chief Technology Officer for Manhattan Associates, a leading provider of supply chain execution solutions, where he was responsible for global research, development, and quality assurance.
Johar also held senior positions in strategy, marketing, technology and finance with large companies including CCC Information Services, State Street Bank, and Fidelity Investments. In addition, he served as Chief Technology Officer for two successful startup companies. He holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Villanova University, an MBA from Boston University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee.
“Pervinder is a tremendous leader with very deep expertise and experience in using technology to totally transform global supply chains", said Glen Margolis, Steelwedge Founder and Executive Chairman. “We are thrilled that Supply and Demand Chain Executive has named Pervinder a Pro to Know. Our customers recognize and value the leadership we bring. Awards like this serve as further validation of our ability to dramatically improve our customers' global supply chains.”
The Steelwedge Collaborative Planning Cloud enables leading manufacturers to profitably align demand, supply, strategy and financial goals. Connecting people, processes and technology, Steelwedge big data solutions transform supply chain ecosystems. Leading manufacturers like HP, Lenovo, Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan and Monsanto, trust Steelwedge to help them mitigate risk and profitably navigate a rapidly changing business environment. Steelwedge’s demand, supply and sales and operations planning (S&OP) solutions provide real-time decision making tools through rich analytics and powerful “what-if” scenario modeling. Visit http://www.steelwedge.com.