Schneider Electric in Gartner Top 25 Supply Chain + Asia HQ open

Schneider Electric in Gartner Top 25 Supply Chain + Asia HQ open

 May 29, 2018

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Award winning industry recognition

A very progressive company, Schneider Electric has been ranked 12th in the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25. The ranking was announced by Gartner at their annual Supply Chain Executive Conference.

A strong commitment to digital transformation

A great accolade, Schneider Electric is pleased with its success. "We are really honored to have moved up five places from our ranking of #17 last year. Our Tailored, Sustainable and Connected 4.0 Supply Chain strategy is gaining traction, and our customers, our partners collaborate and support our vision. We believe this new ranking recognizes our commitment to the continuous digital transformation in Schneider Electric supply chain and the strong contribution of our employees to Schneider’s growth", said Mourad Tamoud, Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain Operations, Schneider Electric.

“We will continue to deploy our EcoStruxure™ solutions powering our factories, distribution centers and buildings with speed as proof of their benefit to customers, and focus on being innovative in our use of technology and analytics for real-time insights end-to-end throughout our supply chain, to achieve better customer satisfaction. Being a responsible business, our supply chain also aims to deliver on our sustainability ambitions in terms of care for our planet”, he said.

Schneider Electric’s Global Supply Chain Operations comprising 207 manufacturing plants in 44 countries and 98 distribution centres, saw its 86,000-strong workforce manage over 260,000 references and process over 150,000 order lines daily.

The Supply Chain Top 25 rankings comprise two main components: business performance and opinion. Business performance in the form of public financial and CSR data provides a view into how companies have performed in the past, while the opinion component offers an eye to future potential and reflects leadership in the supply chain community. These two components are combined into a total composite score.

New Schneider Electric headquarters opens in Singapore

Meanwhile, Schneider Electric has opened a new East Asia and Japan Headquarters in Singapore. So keep an eye out for some fabulous career vacancies coming up!

Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, opened the new headquarters in Singapore, bringing together multiple operations across the island to one location to better serve customers and industry partners in Singapore and throughout East Asia and Japan. It was officially opened by Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, and Chairman & CEO of Schneider Electric, Jean-Pascal Tricoire. 

Excellent growth opportunities in ASIA region

“We are proud to launch our state-of-the-art Innovation Hub here in Singapore. This opening reaffirms our commitment to East Asia & Japan as key markets for our business, and signifies the growth opportunities that we see in the region. As the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, we will continue to work towards strengthening the tools and capabilities for our customers and partners to go digital, through our Internet of Things (IoT) enabled approach.” said Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Chairman & CEO, Schneider Electric.

Important partnerships with leading Singapore universities

To widen collaborations in human capital development and new technologies, Schneider Electric has signed agreements with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and National University of Singapore (NUS) to develop future leaders through educational and training internships for students and the collaboration and development of current and new technologies in Singapore and globally.

As per Schneider Electric’s commitment to becoming fully carbon neutral by 2030, the new East Asia & Japan headquarters was retrofitted at a cost of S$23 million and is Schneider Electric’s first building in East Asia & Japan to use a hybrid electricity power source powered by solar panels installed onsite and offsite. Powered by Schneider Electric’s own smart building management solutions, it is the first office building to qualify for a BCA Green Mark Platinum Award.

So what are you waiting for? Join Schneider Electric today

With such impressive growth, industry recognition and expansion - there has never been a better time to join prime employer for women, Schneider Electric. Find out more about the wide range of careers on offer, and research current job vacancies to see what roles match your strengths and experience.


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