Sourcing Execution & Optimization

Sourcing Execution & Optimization

Service parts division of major passenger car OEM with $2+ billion in spend. Historically, most of buying (suppliers and cost) was inherited from original Production sourcing; broad perception that sourcing cost reduction levers were limited. Significant cost increases typical when parts became past model; products were often overdesigned for aftermarket purposes. Supply base struggling, financially.

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New product launch assessment that identified specific and systemic risks with corrective action plan for production launch

New product launch assessment that identified specific and systemic risks with corrective action plan for production launch

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Analysis showed that OEM’s delivered market driven upgrades while delivering improved safety required to meet FMVSS 301R

Analysis showed that OEM’s delivered market driven upgrades while delivering improved safety required to meet FMVSS 301R

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Assessed major radar suppliers for active safety features and developped technology roadmaps

Assessed major radar suppliers for active safety features and developped technology roadmaps

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