Huw Bollen

Huw Bollen

Huw Bollen

Huw Bollen

Huw is a seasoned PMO and programme / project leader with over 30 years of experience and senior leadership roles in global supply chain project and programme management, and has played key roles in significant global business transformation/ IT / ERP programmes.

Strengths and Career Achievements

A UK citizen but with a global outlook Huw has a proven track record of setting up programmes, PMOs and delivering projects in diverse & challenging international locations, with particular experience in emerging markets. He has extensive knowledge of supply chain and manufacturing operations, network rationalisation & post merger integration programmes, with numerous roles in FMCG and supply chain operations.

He has led multiple teams, has significant stakeholder management experience to senior level, and is well used to working and indirectly influencing in matrix management organisations. He leverages lean / six sigma skills to assist creative problem solving and strategy decisions in diverse markets and settings.

He has set up systems for, recruited, trained and led multiple PMO / Project Controls / Planning teams, as well as significant international Project Management experience for large complex projects. Huw is an experienced and highly regarded trainer, developing Project Management / Controls skills and talent in organisations.

He most recently spent several years in leading PMO roles supporting a major multinational Pharmaceutical Company’s very large global SAP ERP / business transformation programme.

Huw is a Chartered Chemical Engineer, and a Senior Visiting Lecturer at the University of Birmingham.

Sector and Expertise

Huw has extensive global project and programme management experience across pharmaceuticals, healthcare, FMCG and chemical manufacturing supply chain operations, in addition to an extended period in ERP / business transformation programme delivery. Huw has particular expertise in emerging markets.