Business-Talk with Guest Speaker
Exploring the current container shipping landscape of 2021 – addressing recent developments within the CMA CGM Group including improved fuel technology and the use of liquefied natural gas for more sustainable practices, subsidiary engagements, and expansion efforts within the Airfreight Sector
Lauren Guidry is the Regional Director of the Cost Control team at a Top-4 container carrier, CMA CGM. She is based in Miami, Florida - the Regional Office for Latin America and Caribbean Countries.
Lauren is leading and transforming the Regional Cost Control teams to ensure the compliance of procurement to payment of purchase orders from vendors. She ensures the Cost Control team is optimizing network operational activities, which represent 8% of total Operating Expenditures for CMA CGM. In addition, Lauren and her team are campaigning the optimization of the group operating margin through OPEX Savings and Revenue Increases. Further responsibilities include supporting and challenging operational, procurement, and commercial teams to implement initiatives in order to achieve cost savings and revenue optimization. Lauren ensures the team is performing Cost Control Missions in the Agency Network.
13:00 Uhr in Deutschland bedeutet
07:00 USA (Washington DC)
Zoom IMBA Alumni-Event
Topic: "Trends in Container Shipping”
on Thursday, 22.04.2021 at 1 p.m.
1.00 pm - 1.05 pm: Welcome Statement from Member of the IGC Board of Directors, Prof. Dr. Christian Schuchardt
1.05 pm – 1.20 pm: Event Kick-Off and Introduction by IMBA Course Director, Prof. Dr. Frank Giesa
1.20 pm – 1.40 pm: Business-Talk with Guest Speaker and IGC IMBA Alumna (2013), Lauren Guidry
1.40 pm – 2.00 pm: Open Q&A Session and Closing Statements
2.00 pm – 2.30 pm: Open Networking Break-Out Sessions
2.30 pm: End of Event
Register now using the registration form (at the right side). We look forward to an exciting event with you!
Your IGC IMBA Team