A Brie Introduction to Supply Chain Management Industry Helen Mayfield January 3, 2017 Business A supply chain is an effectual process that makes sure that a company has all the supplies or materials that it needs to produce products. A developing company needs to have an efficient supply chain management to ensure its success and there are many firms that specialize in these services. What makes this process very significant especially for small and medium scale companies is that it is easy to use and very easy to apply in most types of industries. Ram Chary, a well-known business leader has vast experience in supply chain management. Ram said that the supply chain management is a fast changing industry. It involves integrating a horde of capabilities, including logistics, transportation, warehousing, engineering, finance, vendor management, and marketing, and as such, might be regarded as a very comprehensive field with applications across varied industries. Ram says that the business leader should consider supply chain management services as this can help the company to grow. In addition it can assist the business in a vast number of ways: It can help you to manage deadlines easily. Every equipment, raw material, and tools required to create products are handled professionally with this system and these effects in continuous production with produces reaching clienteles at the given time frame. You can also handle as many orders as you can when the demand for your products upsurge; a supply chain management system will be able to deal with any vast demands of production in any kind of industry. By using an efficient supply chain management system you will be able to link with the other areas of the company that is associated with and may affect supply and demand. With this, the orders can be processed faster and easier, improve efficiency and increase productivity in the company. It helps managers and supervisors select the ideal dealer of raw materials, equipment and all the requirements of production. And as you continually order materials, you will be able to progress your relations with your suppliers in the long run. A supply chain management system is flexible that can be programmed to work with various kinds of industries and companies and will also work with any kind of service or product. Ram explains in what way green initiatives and corporate social accountability are altering the landscape of supply chain management, from defining the source of merchandises up to the bidding for transport and logistics service contracts. Ram Chary is a celebrated individual in the corporate world and has held many leadership positions for more than a few companies. He worked in several designations in various companies such as: In Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. as head of the technology division In Global Commercial Services as executive vice president In Multimedia Games Holding Company, Inc., as CEO and president At Firstsource Solutions Limited, he has worked as a non-independent and non-executive director and at IBM Global Services Inc. he has worked in infrastructure outsourcing and technology consulting.