In this seminar, Simon will look at how to explore your options and help you to decide if your company is ready to look at sourcing from new countries. Simon will use his extensive years of sourcing knowledge to help you understand what you should consider when looking at new countries and also, discuss what a good sourcing strategy should be made up of.
Born in Barcelona, Simon first went to Asia in 2009. After living in Thailand for one year, he decided to move to China to set up a small sourcing company to help companies develop their business in China for nearly six years, he then moved to Vietnam where he has lived since 2016.
Simon has a Master degree in International Relations and Foreign Trade. This experience in Asia spent almost 10 years in the logistics business focusing on sales with companies like American Airlines, UPS and Expeditors. Simon currently lives in Hanoi and speaks Spanish, Catalan, English and basic Chinese and basic Vietnamese.
Discover what’s behind the curtains of bamboo in Asia…since landing in Asia in 2010 he has his five sense’s (and has already develop the sixth) in finding solutions to prevent fraud, combat the Quality Control, protect the Intellectual Property in China and try to contribute to provide a more efficient supply chain to buyers.