Christopher is a Principal and Global Procurement Advisory Practice Leader at The Hackett Group. Mr. Sawchuk leads Hackett’s Global Procurement Advisory Practice. He has over 20 years of experience in supply management, working directly with the Global 2000 and midsized companies around the globe, and in a variety of industries, to improve all aspects of supply management, including process redesign, technology enablement, operations strategy planning, organizational change, and strategic sourcing. Mr. Sawchuk specializes in working directly with CPOs to help define a long-term strategy. He is a regular contributor to business publications, a frequent presenter at industry events, and author of numerous research papers and books. Mr. Sawchuk’s background includes engineering, operations, and sales roles with both United Technologies and IBM.