Wouter Van Wijngaarden

Expert in Consumer Products, Retail, supply chain design, Supply Chain Planning, Supply Chain Strategy

Wouter leads the Supply Chain Control Tower offering within Capgemini Invent. He has worked with numerous executives to define their control tower strategy, design future processes, systems and people requirements. Lastly, he has successfully implemented control towers across Europe, Asia and the United States.

Wouter also has a wealth of experience in logistics, warehousing, supply chain strategy, planning the realization of operational improvements. He focuses on Consumer Products and Retail clients.

Recent work include:

  • Designed and implemented a control tower for sourcing and delivery of spare parts at a high tech company
  • Designed and implemented a logistics control towers across Europe to reduce costs and increase visibility for a large global manufacturer
  • Developed a new governance structure for the North American supply chain of a major Consumer Products company
  • Designed and implemented a new operating model for warehouse operations for a Dutch eCommerce company
  • Defined the warehousing outsourcing strategy and led 3PL RfX activities for a large eCommerce retailer
  • Developed a new warehouse for a large online retailer

Identified cost reduction opportunities in outbound logistics planning and operations staffing for a large European refinery

Prior to joining Capgemini in February 2016, Wouter worked as a strategy consultant at KPMG.

Wouter is fluent in English and Dutch. In his spare time, he enjoys running and spending time with his family.

Wouter Van Wijngaarden

My experience

Senior Manager Supply Chain Management @ Capgemini Invent

Jan 2019 - Present

Team Lead Supply Chain Planning @ Capgemini Invent

Nov 2017 - Jan 2020

Manager - Supply Chain @ Capgemini Invent

Jul 2017 - Dec 2018

Senior Consultant @ Capgemini Invent

Feb 2016 - Jun 2017

Senior Consultant - Strategy, Customer & Operations @ KPMG

Oct 2015 - Feb 2016

Consultant - Strategy, Customer & OPerations @ KPMG

Mar 2012 - Sep 2015

Latest Publications

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Control towers: Think before you act

Wouter Van Wijngaarden

In the past months, we have seen a resurgence in the supply chain control tower as many...