Atul Vashistha

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Atul Vashistha is recognized globally as a leading expert on supply chain risk and global business services. He has authored three best-selling books: The Offshore Nation, Globalization Wisdom and Outsourcing Wisdom.

Atul is the Founder and Chairman of Supply Wisdom. Founded in 2017 as an early warning service for business disruption risk, today, Supply Wisdom® is the market-leading patented supply chain and supplier risk and resilience solution.

Atul serves on boards on IAOP, Cozera, and Shared Assessments. He has also recently served as Vice-Chair for the US Department of Defense Business Board.

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Procurement, sourcing, and risk teams need to widen their risk aperture and prioritize continuous monitoring of geopolitical and location risks.
May 13, 2022    0

As global citizens, our hearts go out to the people and communities directly impacted by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. As procurement, sourcing and risk leaders, we must face the challenge of understanding in real-time how the trickle-down effects of the war will impact our global supply chains in order to minimize disruptions.

Between increasing prices, sanctions and bans, shipping disruptions and more, the impacts are widespread. Here’s what to expect and how full-spectrum...

There are five activities that accelerate quick results - creating new capabilities, greater efficiencies, cost savings, and increased resiliency.
Sep 18, 2020    0

When the COVID crisis hit, organizations had no choice but to respond to the challenges they faced by leveraging the resources they and their suppliers had at their disposal. Clearly, some were better prepared and responded with more resilience than others. Now we are many months into the crisis, and it's time to look at what went wrong and what organizations should change going forward.  

The good news is that there are five activities that...

Future of Resilient Sourcing
Jun 29, 2020    0

While the COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, enterprises are looking beyond the current crisis with the hope of pandemic-proofing their supply chains and operations to build resiliency. But that view is too limited to build true resiliency. The next global business disruption crisis might be a pandemic, but it might also be something entirely different or so novel it's never been considered. Today's resilient enterprises need to embrace a mindset shift to view risk through a much...

May 11, 2016    0

Outsource: Atul, thank you very much for joining Outsource today at the SIG Summit. Can you start by introducing yourself and telling our readers a bit about NeoGroup?

Atul Vashistha: I am chairman of NeoGroup, a company I founded in 1999; I saw this opportunity in the globalisation of services – I felt that what had happened to manufacturing was going to happen to services. It definitely wasn’t the first one: companies like American Express, Texas Instruments,...