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Sivakumar Lakshmanan


Sivakumar (Siva) Lakshmanan continues to lead the business unit, driving revenue growth, client success and thought leadership, following the company’s acquisition by Zebra Technologies in 2021.

A recognized industry expert on driving supply chain transformation via advanced analytics, Siva has previously advised multiple Fortune 500 companies on demand forecasting,supply chain planning, network design, and inventory optimization across CPG, retail, and manufacturing.  

He initially joined in 2013 as a Partner and lead for developing new business in Asia. In 2015, he assumed the role of Global Practice Leader for the Digital Supply Chain business unit. 

Prior to, Siva was a client supply chain analytics leader for IBM’s Global Consulting Group, where his group oversaw sales and implementation of enterprise supply chain planning, network design, inventory optimization, and visibility solutions. Siva was instrumental in developing and transforming the business unit, including the ILOG post-acquisition integration and expansion.   

Siva holds a Master of Business Administration in Operations and Supply Chain from Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He earned a Bachelor’s in Computer Science Engineering at the University of Madras.