The authors of »Inventory Planning and Optimization with SAP IBP«

Lei Wang

Photo of Lei Wang
Lei Wang is the director of product management, supply chain, at SAP and the product owner for the underlying supply chain algorithm library beneath SAP Integrated Business Planning for inventory and SAP Integrated Business Planning for demand. He has more than a decade of experience in the research and development of enterprise inventory and service optimization solutions. He has also worked with expert users, planners, supply chain analysts, and consultants on various SAP Integrated Business Planning for inventory implementations. Lei Wang has a Ph.D. in industrial and systems engineering from the University of Minnesota.

Atul Bhandari

Photo of Atul Bhandari
Atul Bhandari is the senior director of predictive supply chain analytics at SAP and product owner for SAP Integrated Business Planning for inventory. He has more than a decade of experience in helping companies adopt inventory optimization and demand-sensing capabilities. Atul acts as the SAP liaison for the SAP User Group for inventory and service optimization.

Sanchit Chandna

Photo of Sanchit Chandna
Sanchit Chandna is a manager for Deloitte Consulting LLP with more than nine years of experience in the design and implementation of SAP supply chain solutions. He has focused on demand management, master production scheduling, rough cut capacity planning, inventory planning and optimization, and sales and operations planning (S&OP). He has deep knowledge of SCOR processes and is an expert in SAP IBP and SAP APO. He has implemented supply chain planning and optimization technology solutions in the chemical, food, life sciences and medical consumer products, auto, high-tech, and semiconductor industries. Currently, he is working with multiple SAP IBP customers as a subject matter expert.

Jeroen Kusters

Photo of Jeroen Kusters
Jeroen Kusters is a senior manager for Deloitte Consulting LLP with more than 10 years of supply chain planning experience. Jeroen started his career implementing SAP APO environments, with a focus on demand planning and service parts planning. Since 2013, his focus has been on SAP Integrated Business Planning; he works closely with SAP to drive new functionality enabling best-practice supply chain planning business processes.

Print edition

E-book

Bundle

Cover of Inventory Planning and Optimization with SAP IBP Cover of Inventory Planning and Optimization with SAP IBP Inventory Planning and Optimization with SAP IBP

Pre-order now
Available on 03/28/2019

Pre-order now
Available on 03/28/2019

Pre-order now
Available on 03/28/2019

Current titles

  • Cover of Configuring and Executing an Inventory Plan with SAP IBP
    Configuring and Executing an Inventory Plan with SAP IBP

    Atul Bhandari

    98 pages

    It always pays to plan ahead. With this E-Bite, learn the ins and outs of inventory planning in SAP IBP. Design an inventory planning process, set up a data model, and see how to integrate it with SAP and non-SAP More about the book

    $24.99

    Available

    E-Bite
    • Set up a monthly inventory plan with SAP IBP for inventory
    • Run your plan: validate the inputs, assess drivers, and do what-if analysis
    • Reference a case study to see inventory planning in action
  • Cover of Sales and Operations Planning with SAP IBP
    Sales and Operations Planning with SAP IBP

    Raghav Jandhyala, Jeroen Kusters, Pramod Mane, Amit Sinha

    499 pages, hardcover

    Ready to get S&OP working for you? See how to configure SAP Integrated Business Planning to fit your organization, from master data types to planning levels. Then execute demand planning, perform unconstrained or constrained supply planning, and consolidate the results More about the book

    from $79.99

    Available

    E-book | Print edition | Bundle
    • Set up and use SAP IBP for sales and operations planning
    • Perform demand planning, constrained and unconstrained supply planning, and more
    • Build planning views and dashboards to report on your KPIs