Over 15 years of experience in Supply Chain and Operations directing large scale projects for multi-national companies that include supplier relationship management and continuous improvement. As Associate Director Operational Excellence for Bristol Myers Squibb, Thomas is responsible for bringing operational excellence methods and tools internally and with external business partners, and managing network strategy projects across the Biologics External Manufacturing network. Prior to joining BMS, Thomas worked at 3 companies: Kraft Foods and Johnson and Johnson Consumer Europe in various roles in Supply Chain and most recently at Merck Sharp & Dohme, Consumer Care, as Relationship Management for External Manufacturing Operations. Thomas holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration (M.B.A) from the university Pantheon Sorbonne, Paris – France and an Engineer Diploma from the Ecole Nationale d’Ingénieurs des Techniques des Industries AgroAlimentaires de Nantes, France.