Sandeep is a Senior Manager with Deloitte with responsibility for advisory practices. Prior to Deloitte, he has worked with KPMG, Tata Motors, Lafarge, Infosys and Oracle Consulting and his key strengths lie in the areas of supply chain management, business process reengineering, emerging countries enablement, network optimization, ERP Implementation and ERP Footprint Review across multiple industries and geographies.

Sandeep is currently pursuing his PhD in Supply Chain Management. He holds an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode and a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical), Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur (formerly Bengal Engineering College). He has presented several academic and technical papers at Int'l Conferences. He has written several supply chain cases for IIM Kozhikode, NITIE, XLRI Jamshedpur and IIT Bombay. Among his various accolades and awards, recently Sandeep became the recipient of the coveted MTC Global Awards for Excellence, 2017 as an outstanding Corporate Award: Consulting. He is also the Board member at KARE School Hyderabad where his role is to chalk out the roadmap for a sustainable model for the first generation learners from not-so-privileged background.

IoT and Mobile applications for enhanced Supply Chain visibility

One of the biggest trends poised to change supply chain management is asset tracking, which gives companies a way to totally overhaul their supply chain and logistics operations by giving them the tools to make better decisions and save time and money. New developments are making the traditional scanners obsolete, as the can only collect data on broad types of items, rather than the location or condition of specific items. Similarly, IoT will impact warehousing, fleet management, inventory operations in significant ways