Jon helps guide companies through large cost-reduction programs—all the way from identifying opportunities and developing initiatives through implementation. He has more than a decade of experience in working with retail, consumer, and manufacturing clients both in the United States and abroad. Jon's functional experience spans both strategy and operations, with particular emphasis on strategic sourcing and procurement excellence. In those areas, Jon has helped clients realize value through a wide range of approaches, including enhancing internal capabilities, conducting direct negotiations, developing value chain improvements, and enhancing supplier collaboration.
Jon has a Master of Science in strategic management from Erasmus University's Rotterdam School of Management in the Netherlands.