Global Quality System Vice President
Gladis Araujo is a Global business leader with over 25 years of success delivering continuous improvement, operational excellence and cost optimization on four continents in the end to end supply chain field. Experienced leader in starting up operations in new markets, merges, acquisitions, major re- organizations and turnovers, nearshoring, and building/leading cross-cultural teams.
She currently works at Mattel Inc. as Global Quality Systems Vice-president driving the digital transformation for the company, nearshoring initiatives, and value networks. .
The Role of Quality in Strengthening Business & Supply Chain Resilience
Supply chain shocks of unimaginable impact have revealed the fragility of commodity supply for just about every industry there is. What have leaders in consumer goods, food & beverage, and the chemicals industries learned from this? Our keynote panelists will discuss their strategies on becoming agile in the face of increasingly common disruptive supply events, building resilience in their supply chains, and what that means for the future.