Dave Malenfant brings over 30 years in Supply Chain Management. After graduation from the University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, he worked in several Supply Chain management positions with Wyeth Ayerst Canada. In Canada, Dave was Co-founder and President of Signature Consultants, Inc., (1973) a business, finance and economic consulting firm. Signature Consultants, Inc. was sold in 1993. Dave implemented and operated several other business initiatives that are still profitable in Canada. Dave has worked for Alcon Laboratories, Inc. in Fort Worth, Texas since 1993, holding positions as Purchasing Manager, Materials Operation Manager and Director Global Supply Chain. Dave retired as Vice President Global Supply Chain. As Vice President he provided strategic direction for the company’s Global Supply Chain initiatives and innovation. He provided leadership and a center of excellence globally for Distribution, Transportation, Customer Service, Sales and Operations Management, Data Management and Product Launches. Over the years, Dave has been responsible for the implementation of over 30 different computer systems – WMS, ERP, Finite Scheduling, Order Entry, among others. Dave is past chairman of the Supply Chain Council. Dave is currently the Director for the Center of Supply Chain Innovation at TCU. He also serves as Industry Relations Liaison and Talent Development for the BSMA (Biotech Supply Management Alliance) and a member of the Executive Committee of NASSTRAC. Dave is well recognized for creative development of standardized systems, innovative business processes, delivering cost effectiveness and implementing enabling technology throughout entire supply chain. He is a frequent speaker at Supply Chain Conferences on innovation, talent and the vision for the future supply chain.