Advisory Council by Arkestro
Advisory CouncilArkestro Advisory Council is comprised of executive leaders in the procurement and sourcing profession. Members of the Advisory Council provide valuable guidance and feedback on Arkestro Sourcing Enablement AI Platform to help deliver outstanding value and a delightful user experience to our customers.
Anita Weise Consulting, LLC
Anita Weise is an executive with over 30 years of experience in the Hospitality/Resort industry. She has a passion for building high performing teams, leading change and optimizing processes by leveraging technology.
Co-Founder & CEO
Jon Cooper is CEO and Co-Founder of Industrial Exchange. Prior to founding Industrial Exchange, Jon launched the US offices of Augury Inc., an Israeli technology company specializing in artificial intelligence for industrial maintenance applications. As head of business development, he developed Augury’s Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) strategy and successfully deployed its technology across several industrial segments.
Speaker, Digital Enthusiast, and Founder
Supply Chain Advisors
Joanna Martinez focuses her engineering skills on helping companies that are being battered by disruptive forces, creating innovative ways for them to reduce costs or grow their bottom-lines. She is a frequent speaker on disruption and digitization, and has been recognized by Thinkers360 as a top Global Influencer and Thought Leader in Digital Disruption, Change Management, Procurement, and Supply Chain.
Vice President Global Procurement & Supply Chain
Mike is the Vice President of Procurement & Supply Chain at CDK Global, a $2B technology services company, where he is responsible for leading the global procurement, supply chain and operations functions.
Jean-Michel Dos Remedios
Sourcing and Supplier Development Senior Director
Bel Brands USA
Jean-Michel dos Remedios has transformed procurement organizations to become a true business partner. With a diverse background on Mechanics, Packaging and Marketing, Jean-Michel transformed organizations to bring added value and an infinite mindset in the full scope of spend. Born in Lyon (FR) with a Portuguese background, he is married with 2 kids.
Head of Procurement Europe
Matteo is a passionate procurement leader, with a transformational and innovative mindset and over 15 years of professional experience across Telecommunication, Retail, Consulting, Automotive and Pharma industries. Focused on delivering excellence in Procurement, Matteo is Curious and receptive for technology and solution to improve and challenge the as-is. He has successfully driven the transformation of Procurement departments focusing on implementing new advanced digital solution, innovative organizational design and ultimately delivering saving and innovative solutions to his business partners.