Carl Coetzer is Managing Director of ADR, South Africa based in Johannesburg. His interests cover profit and value improvement programmes, strategic sourcing and competency development programmes delivered through the application and skills transfer of best purchasing practice.
He has the ability to do things smarter, quicker, better and more efficiently and to compete against self-imposed standards. Has a tendency to measure performance, improve efficiency and effectiveness, set goals and calculate costs and benefits for others and oneself. This includes setting up of systems that support achievement of targets.
Prior to joining ADR he held the position of Procurement Manager at Sandoz a Novartis Company. He has over 25 years experience in purchasing in the manufacturing sector and has also gained management experience in numerous other materials management and logistics positions.