Murali is a retail expert with more than 15 years of experience in delivering high-impact strategic and business transformation solutions for global retail and wholesale companies. His clients benefit from his expertise in product development and global sourcing, innovation pipeline, and product-life-cycle management; supplier relationship management; organizational effectiveness; cost-of-goods-sold (COGS) reduction, selling, general, and administrative expenses (SG&A) optimization, and speed to market. Murali also has significant experience in helping clients improve their innovation and product development processes. Prior to joining AlixPartners, he managed consulting engagements at Dassault Systèmes and Kurt Salmon Associates. Murali has an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.