Basic Info

ABDULLAH FITAIHI

More than 15 years

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Master's Degree

Senior Management

Work Experience

Supply Chain & Logistics Development Consultant at KAB Holding

Experience Details

Supply Chain & Logistics Development Consultant

Logistics/Supply Chain

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

• Directly leading the communications with one of the major GCC fright forwarding company for a joint venture with KAB.
• Establishing a new 3PL Logistics Company to support the growing business for KAB holding and to provide business to other clients as well.
• Enhancement and development of the group current supply chain and logistics operations.

Key Achievement
• Full study of the current supply chain and logistics operations, finding the key cost elements to be reviewed and improved resulted in starting a central planning unit to integrate all the deferent unites supplies and demands.
• Building the business framework for the new 3PL Logistics Company, strategy, targets and networks (implementation in process).


Company Details

KAB Holding

Saudi Arabia

N/A

Manufacturing

N/A

Jan 2016 to Jul 2016 (6 months)
Chief Supply Chain & Support Services Officer at Suliman Al Rajhi Colleges

Experience Details

Chief Supply Chain & Support Services Officer

Operations/Management, Logistics/Supply Chain

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

• Directly accountable for the management of all non-academic functions across a private non-profit research university comprised of three graduate colleges focussed on medicine, nursing and applied medical sciences as well as a state-of-the-art hospital
• Delivering comprehensive strategic plans to enhance performance in purchasing, warehousing, transportation, catering, maintenance, safety, security and facility management

Key Achievement
• Integral in the development and execution of a new hospital project with responsibility for negotiating and procuring cost effective purchases and sourcing while adhering to strict quality guidelines
• Developing key cost control system that resulted in more than 10M savings


Company Details

Suliman Al Rajhi Colleges

Al Qassim, Saudi Arabia

101-500 employees

Education

N/A

Apr 2014 to May 2015 (1 year 1 month)
Supply Chain, Head at KUBE3

Experience Details

Supply Chain, Head

Operations/Management, Logistics/Supply Chain

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

• Providing leadership and direction in the completion of all supply chain functions and delivering an enhanced strategic plan to transportation, warehousing, distributors, procurement and planning
• Devising a comprehensive budget and introducing SOPs, SLAs and KPIs across the department to reduce costs in line with business goals
• Hiring, training and leading a team of supply chain managers and empowering them to achieve high performance goals

Key Achievement
• Streamlining efficiency with the development and implementation of improved systems and processes
• Cultivating a pipeline of business growth in warehouse, transportation and distribution channels


Company Details

KUBE3

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

More than 1000 employees

Telecommunications

N/A

Feb 2012 to Feb 2014 (2 years)
Supply Chain, General Manager at Al – Sorayai Group

Experience Details

Supply Chain, General Manager

Manufacturing/Production, Logistics/Supply Chain

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

• Delivering a seamless strategy to align supply chain processes with the corporate vision and goals
• Managing manufacturing, inventory, logistics and distributions of 28 textile and furniture locations and implementing quality operational KPIs and SMARTS objectives to achieve business goals
• Establishing collaboration across retail and wholesale trading sectors and improved procedures
• Training and developing the supply chain team while drafting and implementing quality policies and procedures in compliance with industry standards
• Directing the lifecycle of a key projects in conjunction with KPMG to streamline logistical processes

Key Achievement
• Spearheading the smooth integration of a cutting edge Oracle ERP application
• Introducing cost cutting measures and reducing logistics operational expenses by 9%+


Company Details

Al – Sorayai Group

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

More than 1000 employees

Textile and Clothing, Manufacturing

N/A

Oct 2010 to Jan 2012 (1 year 3 months)
Logistics Lead Consultant (GM) at Al – Nahdi Logistics

Experience Details

Logistics Lead Consultant (GM)

Logistics/Supply Chain, Operations/Management

Manager

• Devising effectively business development strategies while establishing three holding companies to achieve business growth under aggressive timescales
• Mentoring and managing the sales and marketing team in the design of compelling and responsive marketing campaigns to transform brand awareness and increase a global customer base
• Direct accountability for operational development, fiscal planning and sourcing while taking proactive action to control costs without compromising quality
• Drafting and delivering detailed reports of operations, sales, finances and projects to owners and ensuring the delivery of high quality standards while complying with strict regulatory guidelines

Key Achievements
• Developing and launching a cutting edge driver training program and increasing fleet size by 40%
• Introducing a cost centre financial analysis model to drive down costs by 22% while increasing collections by 28%
• Championing an advanced customer satisfaction strategy and increasing sales volume by 18%


Company Details

Al – Nahdi Logistics

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

51-100 employees

Transportation, Logistics and Supply Chain

N/A

Mar 2009 to Sep 2010 (1 year 6 months)
Senior Warehouse & Transportation Manager at Agility Logistics

Experience Details

Senior Warehouse & Transportation Manager

Logistics/Supply Chain, Customer Service/Support

Manager

• Fully responsible for all supply chain operations, planning and customer service while building mutually beneficial client relationships with Shell, Lingo, Al Sonbola, Panda, Al Nahdi and Bridgestone)
• Streamlining transportation and warehouse departments with improved team development, material management and optimal sourcing strategies while delivering supportive policies and procedures
• Negotiating cost effective contracts to control costs while continually maintaining high quality standards while actively increasing customer satisfaction
• Delivering enhanced KPIs to build collaboration across all channels and increase team performance
• Managing the lifecycle of multiple projects for individual departments to conduct business analysis and identify operational improvements as well as enhanced customer service programs

Key Achievements
• Successfully driving transportation sales by 40% in six months and increasing customer base by 55%
• Achieving a 12% decrease in operational costs as well as a 9% savings in staff utilization


Company Details

Agility Logistics

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

101-500 employees

Logistics and Supply Chain , Warehousing , Transportation

N/A

Jan 2006 to Feb 2009 (3 years 1 month)
Assistant Imports Manager at Al Faisaliah Group (SONY)

Experience Details

Assistant Imports Manager

Logistics/Supply Chain

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Playing an integral role in developing and executing strategic improvements in procurement, forecasting and inventory management
• Managing all daily operations in warehouse, distributions, inbound / outbound, inventory and replenishment and utilizing the shipment tracking system to enhance ordering processes
• Leading the transition of the manual system to a fully computerized application which decreased processing times from 28 to 14 days and received praise from the head office
• Serving as the head of the customer service committee and playing a key role in the SAP implementation team


Company Details

Al Faisaliah Group (SONY)

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

501-1000 employees

Electronics and Semiconductors, Retail, Wholesale Trade

N/A

Sep 2000 to Dec 2004 (4 years 3 months)

Education

MBA in Business

Education Details

MBA

Business

PSCJ, Saudi Arabia

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

PSCJ
2012 - 2015
BSc in IE

Education Details

BSc

IE

King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

King Abdulaziz University
1995 - 1999
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Arabic

Arabic

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English

English

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Fields of Expertise

SUPPLY CHAIN

SUPPLY CHAIN

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More than 7 years

LOGISTICS

LOGISTICS

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More than 7 years

Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning

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More than 7 years

Operations Management

Operations Management

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More than 7 years

Customer Service

Customer Service

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5-7 years

Key Skills

Leader, Business-oriented, Initiative, Entrepreneur, Supportive

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