Basic Info

Sherif Tawfik

15 years

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Master's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Supply chain & quality control manager at Celer group

Experience Details

Supply chain & quality control manager

Logistics/Supply Chain, Quality

Manager

Orchestrating the operations of Celer-Technical Services. Balancing the demand planning and sales forecast with our factories production capacity to ensure smooth customer delivery throughout GCC. Establishing process quality systems to monitor and control the company’s operations through KPIs and Balanced Score Card.
Major Achievements:
• Introduced Demand Planning & SIOP process
• Implemented a projects management and evaluation program
• Created a weekly projects pipeline review
• Optimized the raw material ordering and usage between factories


Company Details

Celer group (multinational)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

11-50 employees

Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

N/A

Oct 2016 to present (1 year)
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER at Schneider Electric

Experience Details

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER

Logistics/Supply Chain

Manager

Leading the distribution center supply chain operations and warehouse local adaptation center. Orchestrated the distribution center physical and operational transformation hence upgrading the sales turnover with 25%

Major Achievements:
• Re-engineered the supply chain management sourcing strategy
• Optimized the procurement lead times by15% while maintaining optimum stock levels
• Increased the turnover and decreased the days of inventory from 145 to 110
• Automated the PO issuance process on SAP to save time and increase efficiency
• Reduced the inbound reception lead time from 3 days to 48 hrs in sea & 24 hrs in air
• Eliminated customer complaints on logistics delivery discrepancies by applying quality control plans
• Increased forecast accuracy through Sales Inventory and Operations Management process
• Upgraded the overall operations management efficiency within the DC with lean processes and up-to-date equipment


Company Details

Schneider Electric (multinational)

Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Energy and Utilities

N/A

May 2013 to Mar 2016 (2 years 10 months)
Quality Control Senior Manager at Schneider Electric

Experience Details

Quality Control Senior Manager

Quality

Manager

Assigned the full responsibility of re-establishing the quality department within the equipment factory. Coaching a team of 4 quality engineers and 15 veteran inspectors to master supplier, in-process and final quality control processes

Major Achievements:
• Re-Built the factory quality department almost from scratch
• Coached & trained the quality team on quality tools and techniques
• Improved the overall quality of the product reflected in a better customer satisfaction index
• Deployed the in-process quality control on the manufacturing & assembly lines
• Formulated process controls meeting the corporate quality standards
• Reduced the non-quality cost in the factory financials by more than 70% in less than 2 years
• Successfully passed Schneider Production System Audit to be within the top 10 factories in Schneider world wide
• Nominated as the best practice quality department from all factories in the Europe & MENA region


Company Details

Schneider Electric (multinational)

Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Energy and Utilities

N/A

Mar 2010 to May 2013 (3 years 2 months)
Quality Control at Leoni Wiring Systems

Experience Details

Quality Control

Quality

Manager

Managing the total quality responsibility of the wiring harnesses produced in factory 4 dealing with Land Rover Defender, Aston Martin and Ford Motor Company processes and quality specifications
• Quality Control Manager (Sep 07 - May 10)
• Senior Quality Engineer (Jul 06 -Sep 07)
• Quality Engineer (Mar 05 -Jul 06)

Major Achievements:
• Supported the introduction of new model year vehicles at Land Rover Factory(UK) for more than 3 consecutive years
• Administered and coached a team of a senior engineer, two junior engineers and 18 technicians
• Successfully established the quality control department in one of the 4 factories
• Consistent efficiency in the development of quality control systems for newly launched projects of Aston Martin and Land Rover customers
• Completed the transfer of a number of projects from sister site in Romania
• Strengthened the customer/supplier interface with our customers
• Eliminated the root causes of many customer complaints of which many were regarded as chronic


Company Details

Leoni Wiring Systems (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Automotive

N/A

Mar 2005 to May 2010 (5 years 2 months)

Achievements


Major Achievements:
• Introduced Demand Planning & SIOP process
• Implemented a projects management and evaluation program
• Created a weekly projects pipeline review
• Optimized the raw material ordering and usage between factories



Major Achievements:
• Re-engineered the supply chain management sourcing strategy
• Optimized the procurement lead times by15% while maintaining optimum stock levels
• Increased the turnover and decreased the days of inventory from 145 to 110
• Automated the PO issuance process on SAP to save time and increase efficiency
• Reduced the inbound reception lead time from 3 days to 48 hrs in sea & 24 hrs in air
• Eliminated customer complaints on logistics delivery discrepancies by applying quality control plans
• Increased forecast accuracy through Sales Inventory and Operations Management process
• Upgraded the overall operations management efficiency within the DC with lean processes and up-to-date equipment



Major Achievements:
• Re-Built the factory quality department almost from scratch
• Coached & trained the quality team on quality tools and techniques
• Improved the overall quality of the product reflected in a better customer satisfaction index
• Deployed the in-process quality control on the manufacturing & assembly lines
• Formulated process controls meeting the corporate quality standards
• Reduced the non-quality cost in the factory financials by more than 70% in less than 2 years
• Successfully passed Schneider Production System Audit to be within the top 10 factories in Schneider world wide
• Nominated as the best practice quality department from all factories in the Europe & MENA region



Major Achievements:
• Supported the introduction of new model year vehicles at Land Rover Factory(UK) for more than 3 consecutive years
• Administered and coached a team of a senior engineer, two junior engineers and 18 technicians
• Successfully established the quality control department in one of the 4 factories
• Consistent efficiency in the development of quality control systems for newly launched projects of Aston Martin and Land Rover customers
• Completed the transfer of a number of projects from sister site in Romania
• Strengthened the customer/supplier interface with our customers
• Eliminated the root causes of many customer complaints of which many were regarded as chronic



Education

MBA in Operations Management & Marketing

Education Details

MBA

Operations Management & Marketing

The American University in Cairo, Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

The American University in Cairo
2003 - 2007
BSc. Mechanical Engineering in ; Industrial Engineering, Material Science

Education Details

BSc. Mechanical Engineering

; Industrial Engineering, Material Science

The American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

The American University in Cairo (AUC)
1997 - 2001
High School - IGCSE

High School Details

IGCSE

Emirates Private School

United Arab Emirates

1996

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

Emirates Private School
1996

Certifications

Certificate details

Six Sigma Green Belt

Jul 2013

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

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English

English

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Arabic

Arabic

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French

French

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More than 7 years

SAP

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3-5 years

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Operations Management

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3-5 years

Quality Control

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More than 7 years

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