Speaker/Panel Team Member 2018
Lee Wachter is recognized for optimizing supply chains, streamlining operations and creating technology architectures to drive profitable revenue for a wide range of consumer product, manufacturing and service businesses. As Founder of Interactive Ingenuity, and serving as interim CIO/COO, he has conducted due diligence, revitalized technology platforms and re-engineered operating procedures and global supply chains to successfully support profitable revenue growth and exit strategies for portfolio companies of private equity firms including: Lineage Capital, Cordova, Smart and Williams (CSW) and WAFRA Partners. Earlier in his career he served as CIO and Director with Fortune 100 companies including PepsiCo, Citibank, Diageo and Olympus.
Mr. Wachter has implemented best practices and optimized supply chains and 3PL partnerships to earn 100% retail ratings, provide millions of dollars in operational savings, improved operating profits and profitable divestiture of PE portfolio companies. He also has successfully turned around IT organizations and implemented complex ERP projects.
He holds a bachelor of science degree in finance and marketing from Syracuse University, and an MBA from Northeastern University. Supply Chain MicroMasters, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics, February 2018.