Indus Towers on supply chain management and operational excellence
Supply Chain VP Deepak Sharma shares some insights into how his company improved business partner satisfaction and set new industry standards for efficiency
The world’s largest and most renowned joint-venture towerco, Indus Towers has been hard at work efficiently providing passive infrastructure on a non-discriminatory basis to Indian telecom operators and wireless broadband service providers since its founding in 2007. The company has consistently achieved high rankings among other industry leaders in India for the efficiency of its operations. We spoke with Deepak Sharma, VP Supply Chain to learn some of the methodology driving these achievements. With over 23 years of experience managing end to end supply chain & logistics including sourcing and operations for companies including GE, Schneider and Aditya Birla Group, Deepak now handles services sourcing, business partner relationship management, demand and supply planning, warehouse & logistics, SCM process design and pan India SCM operations at Indus Towers.