Pierre-Yves Bridel

Advisory Board member

Supply Chain and Procurement executive with 20+ years of international experience in healthcare, consumer goods and electronics industries at local and global levels. Solid expertise of emerging markets and leading changes. Main areas of expertise: new products distribution, regulatory, procurement, production planning, S&OP, customer service, logistics, CMO management, downstream supply chain and digital transformation.

Career Highlight


  • Steered the launch readiness and global deployment of 13 new product families in 100 countries, leading to a complete portfolio’s renewal in 4 years
  • Organized and managed the S&OP process to guide a business unit above company growth
  • Co-ordinated large projects over several continents, leading international cross-functional teams in multiple locations
  • Designed, implemented and managed the global trading operations of a division
  • Reduced inventory by 40% and lead time by 30% using LEAN methodology
  • Managed manufacturer selection, industrialization and distribution of new products, including regulatory
  • Restructured the supply chain and channel-to-market operations of a health science business
  • Start up coach & mentor, provides strategic business advice to technology start-ups