Jürg Hodel

BSc Electrical Engineering | BSc Industrial Engineering and Management
Managing Director
Year of Birth: 
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  • Planning and realisation of lean management projects in the fields of production and services
  • End-to-end optimisation of supply chains
  • Management and support of strategic and operative procurement organisations

Professional Experience

  • Several years experience in the global communications, IT and electronics industries
  • Several years management experience on executive level in purchasing, logistics and supply chain management with internationally active multinationals
  • In-depth experience in managing global intercultural projects

External Commitments

  • Lecturer at the ZfU International Business School Thalwil, specialising in strategic purchasing and procurement
  • Lecturer at the ETHZ-BWI for the lecture cycle «Logistics»
  • Chief examiner for purchasing managers (procure.ch)

Consultancy Focus

  • Corporate strategies
  • Supply chain procurement strategies
  • Strategic procurement and production concepts
  • Strategic and operative procurement organisation
  • Lean management in production, services, logistics and administration

Practical Experience

  • Set up strategic purchasing with an internationally active equipment maker
  • Realisation of product group and supply management in the ICT services industry
  • Reorganisation of intralogistics for a globally active equipment maker
  • Supplier management with interface to in-house logistics processes
  • Implementation of lean services within the data centre of an IT Services Provider
  • Introduction of lean production and CIP covering three levels of production