New Supply Chain GM for Lafarge South Africa

30 June 2015

Lafarge South Africa has announced the appointment of Vishal Devan as the new General Manager: Supply Chain for Lafarge South Africa. The position is newly created following the company’s decision to adopt a more integrated Procurement model.

Devan has over 10 years’ experience in Supply Chain Management and has worked for various multi-national companies including Nampak, SABMiller, Sasol and Toyota South Africa.

Devan holds a BSc Engineering Degree from the University of Natal and a BCom Financial Management Degree from UNISA. He has received Dean’s Commendations for numerous distinctions for his MBA which he is completing at Wits Business School (University of Witwatersrand).

He led a local and international team to develop state-of-the-art optimisation software recently featured at the European Supply Chain summit.

Devan is part of Lafarge South Africa’s Executive Committee and reports directly to the Country CEO, Ken MacLean.

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