Supply Chain Risk Management

A practical learning resource examining supply chain risks and how to manage, minimise or eliminate them, in order to build supply chain resiliency.


About The Author

John Manners-Bell

Is Founder and CEO of Transport Intelligence Ltd which since 2002 has developed a market leading position in the provision of market research to a range of blue chip customers and governmental organisations. He is former Chair of the Logistics and Supply Chain Global Agenda Council of the World Economic Forum, attending meetings in the UAE, China and South Africa as well as speaking and moderating at the annual Davos meeting. He is regularly quoted in the trade and national press (FT, Bloomberg, Wall St Journal, Economist etc) and has spoken at conferences around the world.

Supply Chain Risk Management is a practical learning resource assessing the various sources of external threat to the supply chain, such as natural disasters, economic risk, terrorism and piracy. It presents a robust set of strategies which can minimize and mitigate supply chain risk.

Supply Chain Risk Management, 2nd edition, is a learning tool for academic and professional courses. It includes a strong set of best practice case studies. Each case documents the company’s supply chain or production strategy and outlines the catastrophic event which occurred. John Manners-Bell analyses the supply chain consequences, material losses, management response, and the resultant changes to company’s supply chain strategy. There is also academic pedagogy such as summary checklists and discussion questions.

Supply Chain Risk Management includes a new chapter on cyber threats to supply chains. There are invaluable summary checklists and discussion questions at the end of each chapter.