Mr. Bartolini is an expert in sourcing, procurement, accounts payable and supply management. His research helps enterprises develop and execute strategies to achieve operational excellence within their procurement and finance departments. He is also the publisher of CPO Rising (www.cporising.com) and has been featured in publications including The Wall Street Journal, Business Week, Investor’s Business Daily, Forbes, and Fortune. He has been named a “Pro to Know” by Supply and Demand Chain Executive three times.
Lou Galczynski is the Senior Manager of Strategic Sourcing and Endo Pharmaceuticals and is currently leading their sourcing analytics strategy. Mr. Galczynski has delivered over $75 million in total cost savings throughout his career through expertise in planning, staffing, budgeting, and directing large-scale domestic purchasing and finance operations. He successfully spearheaded the development and implementation of a enterprise wide vendor management program, reducing supplier base and vendor acquisition costs. He was named a “Pro to Know” by Supply and Demand Chain Executive.
Bill is leading riskmethods’ North American business, growing the firm into the industry’s leading Supply Chain Risk Management solution. He has 15 years of experience in the procurement and supply management in various leadership roles at IBM, Emptoris and Determine. Bill is a recognized Supply Management luminary, a speaker at industry events and author of papers.
A thought leader in the area of procurement and supply management, Constantine has over 20 years of experience, playing strategic roles in a wide spectrum of organizations related to consulting, product marketing, product development and market research. Throughout his career, he’s engaged business leaders and the broader analyst and technology community with strategic content, speaking engagements, research, webinars, and industry articles. Constantine is focused on analyzing technology business trends and promoting leading technology around procurement and supply management.