Harness the Power of S&OP for Supply Chain Excellence

As manufacturing leaders, you are regularly tasked with complex decisions that can significantly impact your business. Increased demand volatility, portfolio complexity, and supply chain uncertainty are causing businesses to rethink their strategies for improving growth and margins. Advanced Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) is a robust business planning process designed to help improve decision-making across the value chain. When used effectively, mature S&OP process will drive strategic value for your business and help you manage risks.

Join us for this webinar as we will explore the true impact of S&OP and how you can use it as a strategic tool to drive your supply chain success. Hear from Billerud, a leader in pulp and paper manufacturing, on how they have leveraged S&OP for next-level supply chain optimization—and competitive advantage.

In this webinar, you will:


Sharad Agarwal

Vice President of Supply Chain, Billerud

Sharad Agarwal is the VP of S&OP, part of the Supply Chain organization in Billerud North America. He has recently implemented a robust business management / S&OP process, working with cross-functional participants using technology and tools. With a history of working with cross-functional teams to use data and analytics to deliver sustainable business solutions, his career background spans Strategy and Finance, business management, marketing, and operations. 

Sharad Argawal

Ken Schrock

Sr. Director of Manufacturing Practice, Spaulding Ridge

Ken is Senior Director in the Manufacturing practice at Spaulding Ridge and is a former S&OP executive with a large global manufacturer. He has a deep understanding of supply chain, operations, and business transformation from his own industry experience, and is now responsible for leading supply chain and S&OP implementations at other companies.

Ken Schrock

Julie Smith (Moderator)

Account Executive, Anaplan

Julie has been in the SaaS software space since 2008 where she spent 13 years at SAP Concur, most recently joining Anaplan in 2021. Julie is passionate about helping her clients and prospects reach and exceed their goals with Connected Planning.   

Julie Smith

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