Career Partners International Welcomes Bob Engel as New Supply Chain Practice Leader


Chapel Hill, NC (11/13/14) – The Houston/Dallas/Austin/Louisiana offices of Career Partners International, a leading global provider of outplacement, career transition, executive coaching and other talent management services, welcomed Bob Engel as leader of its new supply chain management (SCM) practice earlier this month. 

Career Partners International – Houston/Dallas/Austin/Louisiana and the Performance Search Group Division help Fortune 500 companies and others optimize their bottom lines through talent acquisition, development, transition services and project management.  To continue growing and providing value-added services to clients, supply chain management, with Engel leading the venture, was added to its list of regional offerings.

Career Partners International is a leading global provider of outplacement, career transition, executive coaching and other talent management services.”Bob brings a proven track record of delivering superior results improving companies’ business transformations, strategic sourcing, contract management, talent recruitment, materials management, organizational design and other procurement and supply chain management activities,” commented Mike McKee, CEO of Career Partners International – Houston/Dallas/Austin/Louisiana. “Our clients will benefit from Bob’s skills and leadership experience.”

As a practitioner and consultant for over 25 years, Engel possesses hands-on experience in supply chain management (SCM) and held leadership positions for both Fortune 100 and mid-sized companies. He co-founded The Procurement Centre in 1996, which provided seasoned and experienced consultants to businesses in the industry. Following its acquisition in 2002, Engel spent the next 10 years as the Senior Practice Leader responsible for building a SCM consulting and staffing practice on a global basis. He has published numerous articles in various industry periodicals and has been a frequent speaker for the Institute of Supply Management (ISM) and other professional organizations. 

“I am very excited and honored to join such a quality firm as Career Partners International and to work with this team,” added Engel. “My goal remains steadfast - to assist companies in strengthening their supply chain management activities - and Career Partners International is a great fit for me to accomplish this objective.  I look forward to working with current and prospective clients to provide this service and bring them positive results.”

John Burke, COO of CPI-Houston/Dallas/Austin/Louisiana commented, “With Bob’s extensive operational and consulting experience, he brings the right combination of leadership and consulting expertise not only to continue the expansion of our recruiting groups, but to lead the implementation and development of a world class supply chain consulting practice.”

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