David Ring joins Pollen Consulting Group as a principal

30 November 2021 Consultancy.com.au 1 min. read
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Pollen Consulting Group has strengthened its team with David Ring, who brings over a dozen years of experience in food retail to the firm.

Following twelve years at food retail and fast moving consumer goods giant Woolworths, Ring has now transitioned to the world of consulting. At Pollen Consulting Group, a boutique consultancy focused on logistics and supply chain in manufacturing and retail environments, he has been appointed a Principal.

At Woolworths, Ring held several leadership and program management roles, most recently serving as Head of Delivery within the Buying and Replenishment business unit.

David Ring, Principal, Pollen Consulting Group

Before that, he led and worked on several performance and supply chain improvement transformations, including the roll-out of a new replenishment system (JDA) and of a field force merchandising application.

Ring also worked on several end-to-end reviews of the domestic and international supply chain for the Produce business – which helped identify improvement opportunities across sourcing, warehousing and distribution, as well as guiding the finance, risk and procurement functions on process enhancements.

In other notable projects, Ring worked on the business cases for the build of new warehouses or other investments, after which he remained involved during the planning, design and implementation phases.

Ring holds a bachelor’s degree in Business & Commerce (specialisation: Supply Chain and Logistics Management) from Western Sydney University.

Launched in 2016, Pollen Consulting Group is an award-winning operations consultancy. Last week, the firm was named one of Australia’s 100 fastest growing businesses by The Australian Financial Review.