episode 657

Building Resilient Digital Supply Chains with Big Lots Stores and Discount Tire Executives

Gurmeet Singh is the Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer of Big Lots Stores, a $6 billion retailer with over 1,400 stores across the United States. Gary Desai is the Chief Information Officer of Discount Tire, the largest independent tire and wheel retailer operating more than 1,000 stores in the US. April 25, 2022

657: Gurmeet and Gary join Metis Strategy’s Mike Bertha on the topic of building resilient digital supply chains. Gurmeet provides his perspective on the role of data in supply chains and how ecosystems fit into making them more resilient. Gary describes what role the CIO plays and how the company is exploring new business models that could fundamentally change the way supply chains operate.

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The World Class IT principles in yellow were the focus of this interview

  • 01 1- People
  • 02 2- Infrastructure
  • 03 3- Project and Portfolio Management
  • 04 4- IT & Business Partnership
  • 05 5- External Partnerships

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