The Avineo Network: Alain

Alain Beerens

Independent Associate

Profile
  • experience 25+ years within logistics and SCM, led major European Supply Chain restructuring projects in both supply chain planning and physical distribution
  • industries Pharmaceuticals, chemicals, FMCG, retail/distributors, LSPs
  • competences Supply Chain Management, Integrated Business Planning, European Distribution structures, Inventory optimization, International distribution logistics
  • CPIM certification (APICS); obtained certificates in: Inventory Management, Master Planning, Production & Activity Control, Just in Time, Material & Requirements Planning, Systems & Technologies
  • lecturer in physical distribution for Avans+ in post bachelor program
  • speaker at logistics seminars & conferences as well as author of different white papers and articles on inventory management and physical distribution
  • education Masters degree in Industrial Engineering & Management Science at the Eindhoven University of Technology. Specialization: International Distribution Logistics.
  • Partner at Groenewout Consultants
in Person
  • born 1969, Dutch
  • married with three children
  • located in Breda (The Netherlands)
  • languages: Dutch, English
  • loves cycling/mountain biking, passionate fan of particularly Folk & Americana music, enthusiastic field hockey coach & -referee