Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, Undergraduate Program Director (Newark), and Co-Director of the Center for Supply Chain Management
Professor John Impellizzeri retired (Jan. 2015) from a 36-year career in industry where he established himself as a C-suite executive with a reputation as an innovative strategist, effective communicator, and dynamic leader with a strong commitment to excellence. During Impellizzeri’s corporate career, he had a proven track record with the ability to coordinate complex business details, oversee multiple functional areas simultaneously, and build consensus among decision-makers and stakeholders in defining strategic initiatives and driving results.
As a supply chain executive, Impellizzeri had considerable experience in the planning, development, and leadership of processes, policies, procedures, operations, and technologies fulfilling changing business requirements, emphasizing introduction of best practices to optimize resource utilization, promote business growth, manage supplier relationships, and deliver consistently superior levels of efficiency and cost-savings.
Core competencies include:
- Global Supply Chain Strategy
- Supply Chain Risk Assessment
- Strategic/Global Sourcing
- Contract Negotiation
- LEED New Building Certification
- Lean Manufacturing
- Vendor Relationship Management
- Procurement Management
- New Product Development
For the last 25 years he served in C suite positions for Schindler Elevator Corporation (Americas) as Chief Financial Officer and most recently VP Supply Chain and CPO.
- Mini-MBA: Supply Chain in a Digitized Network