Manish Rathi, Callaway Golf
Manish, an accomplished supply chain professional with 17 years of experience, is currently working as Sr. Principal at Callaway Golf. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Production Engineering, with the following certifications: Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) from APICS, Certified SAP HANA consultant, and Project Management Professional (PMP). Manish has a solid background and expert knowledge of the manufacturing environment based on product/process engineering, production planning and control, and supply chain management. At Callaway Golf, he played a vital role in stabilizing and improving the planning system, SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization, by redesigning existing functionalities or implementing new ones. In addition to this, he provided planning solutions to multiple complex business requirements that drove significant improvements in the efficiency and accuracy of planning results, like MTO solutions, safety stock strategies, capacity utilization, product substitution, customer demand prioritization and inventory allocation, etc. Prior to joining Callaway Golf, Manish was in IT consulting and added value to various clients in different industries (High Tech , Sporting Industry, Chemical and Mining, Business Services) by implementing and supporting various SAP modules — SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (DP, SNP, GATP, PPDS, CIF), SAP BI/BW, SAP Supply Network Collaboration, and SAP ECC – PP . His interest and forte is in understanding the organization’s business requirements and business process analysis and design, then mapping out and re-engineering the complex business processes in SAP.