Developing and Implementing a “Best in Class” Logistics Organization in Unprecedented Times

Albert Schyman

Head of Logistics, COE, Americas at AkzoNobel

Learning Objectives

This presentation will focus on the four logistics pillars of Akzo Nobel's Control Tower strategy.



  • Warehouse Management

  • 3PL / TMS

  • Logistics Quality (Customer Relationship Management)

  • Import / Export Hub


Key Takeaways:



  • The activities that should be insourced vs outsourced

  • Which out of the 4 pillars are critical and how to prioitize  

  • The benefits and challenges of a strategic control tower approach