LogiMed 2017

October 18-October 19, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

44 (0) 207 368 9766

David Norris

Senior Logistics Service Manager
Varian Medical Systems
David manages Varian Medical Systems’ service logistics for Europe, Middle East, India and Africa, where he has established an EMEIA service logistics team based in 9 countries. His key business challenge is the design and implementation of innovative supply chain solutions that reduce machine down time for Varian’s customers, while at the same time finding ways to improve operational execution that reduce the cost of service. In his role his focus has been on establishing logistics operations in key emerging markets and optimizing inventory to reduce total investment while improving the local availability of critical spare parts. He enjoys finding new approaches to solve problems. David has an Executive MBA with a specialization in supply chain management.

1:20 PM ALL STAR PANEL: Centralised v. decentralised warehouses – What is the best mix for an optimal distribution network?

  • What are the core benefits of a centralised warehouse versus a decentralised network?

  • What are the key considerations when determining which is right for your company?

  • Anticipating challenges: What impact does changing from model to another have on your distribution network?