Senior Managing Director, Global Lead: Supply Chain & Operations
Kris Timmermans is senior managing director for Supply Chain, Operations & Sustainability Strategy within Accenture Strategy. His role focuses on assisting clients to develop dynamic supply chains, service operations and sustainability capabilities to more rapidly respond to changing customer demands and market opportunities.
Kris has more than 20 years of industry and consulting experience. Prior to his current role, he developed the Accenture procurement practice with a specialist team of more than 10,000 people. Kris has led a number of global procurement and cost management transformations for a variety of organizations across a range of industries, including consumer goods, pharmaceuticals and chemicals. He has authored many articles on procurement strategy and design and is a frequent contributor in industry publications.
Kris holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium and Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Boston. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.