Blue Ocean Corporation

Grant Swanepoel

Regional Lead, Global Channels And Alliances Middle East And Africa at ASCM

Grant Swanepoel is a senior leader in supply chain management and consulting. Grant currently serves as the Regional Lead for Global Channels and Alliances Middle East and Africa at the Association for Supply Chain Management.

Prior to this, Grant worked as a Supply Chain Consultant at Urban Jungle Consulting and as a Senior Advisor at CHAINovation. Grant has also held positions such as Demand Planning Manager at Avon Justine, Planning Manager at Incolabs, and Demand Planner at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. Grant’s expertise in SCM is further demonstrated through his previous role as a Supply Chain Consultant at Volition Consulting Services. Additionally, Grant has served as a Course Coordinator at the University of Johannesburg.

Grant completed his education at the University of Johannesburg. He obtained a Master’s in Business Management with a specialization in Supply Chain Management and Logistics. Prior to that, he did his (Honours) degree in Logistics Management. Grant also has a B.Com in Marketing Management.

Grant also holds several certifications, including the Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) from APICS, the ASCM Supply Chain Procurement Certificate from the Association for Supply Chain Management, the Supply Chain Warehousing Certificate developed by ASCM in partnership with PROLOGIS, and the SCOR-P certification from APICS.