Commercial Manager January 2003 to January 2011Mars Chocolate － Hackettstown, NJ
Managed an annual capital spent of over $30 million for 8 North America sites with leadership role in the area of controls, instrumentation, utilities, infrastructure and sustainability projects.
Implemented exit strategy of facility service outsourcing solution at all US facilities.
Won "Make the difference" Corporate award for Mars' first large scale (2.2 megawatts) solar project.
Project was one of the largest ground mounted systems in the state of NJ in 2009.
Delivered an annual savings of over $3.7 million in 2010 through negotiations, strategic sourcing and alternative buying solutions.
Achieve cash improvement by $1.2 million through aggressive payment terms negotiations.
Member of corporate Sustainability Advisory Group.
Collaborate and lead corporate wide sustainability related projects to achieve long term carbon footprint reduction target.
Provided leadership role in key infrastructure projects such as R&D Innovation center, factories expansion, co-generation plant, refrigeration/HVAC plant, waste water treatment plant construction, energy monitoring system implementation.
Managed all budget, commercial and construction activities for a $15 million national headquarter renovation project.
Led project to achieve Mars' first LEED gold certification.
Collaborated with treasury department to identify and obtained $2.2 million in tax benefits and incentives.
Served as the commercial lead on corporate external incentive committee.
Collaborated with engineering director and department heads to develop and drive corporate wide engineering design standards for North America.
Collaborated with corporate diversity manager to develop minority suppliers resulted in an increase in minority supplier spend by 200%.
Developed Procure to Pay processes and enablers such as corporate Web site, supplier contract database, financial metrics, ISO compliance procedures, knowledge management tools, implemented SAP e-procurement system for the capital area.
Assistant Buyer/Purchasing/MRO Stock Room Supervisor January 1996 to January 2003Kraft Foods - Nabisco － Fair Lawn, NJ
Managed all procurement functions, department budget, material handling equipment and maintenance stock room for the facility.
Led site implementation of SAP PM & MM modules - Ariba electronic procurement system.
Purchasing Manager January 1992 to January 1996Gerber International Inc － New York, NY
Managed global purchasing function and low cost country sourcing initiatives.
Global Renewable Energy Manager Mars Incorporated － Mclean, VA
Developed and managed Mars Incorporated's global renewable policy.
Implemented renewable projects in excess of US $ 450 million with external partners and investors.
Examples: 200 Megawatts US wind farm, 60 Megawatts UK wind farm).
Key contributor in achieving our 2015 GHG target of 25% reduction.
Actively managed multiple projects in worldwide to ensure delivery of 40% milestone by 2040.
Led internal development process and stage gate approval for all renewable projects from regional GMs to Corporate CFO/CPO/CEO's approval.
Deep understanding of financial and accounting risk relevant to renewable investment.
Active engagement to external stakeholders and NGOs such as WWF, WRI, TSC, RE100, RMI/REBA and investors/capital communities.
Created MOU with key investor such as International Finance Corp (IFC) to co-develop renewable projects in developing countries.
Led initiative with support from NGOs and other key renewable corporate buyers to create GHG accounting methodology for renewable heat/thermal application.
Created internal tracking & forecast of GHG impact from renewable projects.
Supported Mars' GHG reporting process with CDP.
Won "Make the difference" Corporate award in Planet 2016.
Recognized by Environmental leader as Energy Manager Today 50 - 2017.
B.S : Business Administration - Marketing Chines & English, 1992Marquette University － Milwaukee, WIBusiness Administration - Marketing Chines & English
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