Rob Hall has spent two decades as a practitioner at the forefront of the Supply Chain Management movement. He specializes in manufacturing and distribution strategy, network design, inventory management, operations improvement, and order fulfillment processes.
Rob spent much of his career at Hewlett-Packard, where he led the Strategic Planning and Modeling (SPaM) Team, HPs highly regarded internal supply chain analytics consultancy. While there he championed the advancement of sophisticated supply chain and inventory modeling capability. He subsequently held the roles of Operations Manager and Supply Chain Engineering Manager for HPs notebook PC business, where he implemented International Direct Ship, Build-to-Customer-Order and Vendor Hub programs, resulting in dramatically improved business performance. Rob has consulted extensively across a wide range of businesses.
Rob holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from MIT and an M.Sc. in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo.