Dr Vasco Sanchez Rodrigues
Dr Vasco Sanchez Rodrigues is an experienced and self-driven supply chain and logistics professional with particular expertise on uncertainty and risk management, CO2 reduction and horizontal logistics collaboration. Currently, Vasco is a Lecturer in Logistics and Operations Management at Cardiff University. His research is innovative and cutting-edged and focuses on challenging areas such as carbon and environmental impact mitigation, horizontally collaborative logistics networks and port centric logistics. Vasco is an industry-led academic who has undertaken successful applied-research projects for leading companies from the retail, food and logistics sectors from the UK, South Africa and South Korea, for example, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda, Gist Ltd, Hillebrand, Samsung Tesco Korea and Imperial Logistics Southern Africa. Furthermore, he has published his research in internationally recognised academic journals such as Transport Research Part A, Part D and Part E and European Business Review. In UK academia, he has led and contributed to several applied-research projects. Prior to join UK academia, Vasco spent six years in BIMBO Organisation, a leading bakery multinational, holding a range of supply chain-based senior management roles.
Keywords: Green, Horizontal Collaboration/Coopetition; Risk Management; Global logistics provisionGo Back