Todd Taylor

Professor of Practice (FSC)
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4706
Professor of Practice (FSC)
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4706

Biography

Summary of Expertise:

Blockchain and Supply Chain technologies, Supply Chain Strategy, Transformation, Analytics, Optimization, Integration, Visibility and Collaboration, eCommerce, Order Management, Channel management. 

Projects managed include:

- Huawei: Supply Chain Transformation

- Schneider Electronics: Supply Chain (Inventory and Portfolio) Optimization

- Global Electronics Company: Full portfolio, eCommerce Redesign.  Global, Order to Cash process mapping and optimization (country by country)

- Global Industrial Manufacturer: Risk Management

 

Professional Experience:

"Arizona State University.  Professor of Practice and Managing Director of NVCE

"Aperio.cloud. Founder of Blockchain Application and Service Development Leader

"IBM China Global Business Services (2 years).   Partner.  Led SCM Team at Huawei and Electronics Industry Team

"OPS Rules Management Consultants (1+ year).   Founding Partner

"Hewlett-Packard (15 years)

   High Tech Industries Lead (6 years)  Led Industry solution development (supply chain, PLM, CRM, MES), sales and delivery of these offerings. Led account planning and trained global account leaders for the top 50 accounts in this industry segment.

   Manufacturing Solutions Lead (4 years)  Led Solution Development and

   Enterprise Solutions (5 years)- Lead Solution Dev. & Delivery

"MicroAge (2 years). Mobile Product Category Manager

Education:

"Brigham Young University, BA (1995)

"Thunderbird, Masters of Intl Mgmt. (1997)

Research Interests

Primary areas of research include:

  • Blockchain
    • platforms to facilitate value chain integration, visibility and core transaction processing and recording.
    • Network liquidity through the use of cash-equivalent tokens and insurance tokens
  • Digital supply chain transformation  
  • Supply Chain technology
  • Supply Chain transformation 

Courses

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 479Supply Chain Strategy
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 394Special Topics
SCM 493Honors Thesis
WPC 493Honors Thesis
WPC 494Special Topics
SCM 591Seminar
SCM 593Applied Project
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 394Special Topics
SCM 479Supply Chain Strategy
SCM 493Honors Thesis
WPC 494Special Topics
SCM 591Seminar
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 479Supply Chain Strategy

Consulting

IBM Global Services - Partner, High Tech Industry Lead and Supply Chain Practice

 

Founder of OPS Rules Consulting - Now Accenture Analytics

 

Board

Aperio - aperio.cloud

 

 

Industry Positions

HP, Hewlett Packard - Supply Chain solutions, high tech industry leader, manufacturing solutions leader.