Leon Dixon, an Oliver Wight affiliate, is a consultant, coach, and educator providing companies with guidance on the design and implementation of integrated business processes and systems.
During his 25 year career, Leon has implemented business planning processes and software while serving in positions including Group Logistics Director, Supply Chain Manager, and Education Director, as well as several roles in the software industry.
Leon began his career as a sales engineer, improving business processes and technologies in shop floor manufacturing using industrial gases and gas technology. He swiftly moved to product management and supply chain roles with BASF. He has served as a supply chain consultant, and held international solution ownership and software implementation roles for SAP’s supply chain planning and inventory optimization software. He is a noted supply chain planning speaker at industry meetings and educational events.
In addition to BASF and SAP, Leon has worked for and with Albemarle, Glatfelter, and others.
Leon earned his engineering degree from Michigan State and MBA from Keller School of Management. He also earned his Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) from APICS.
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