Ed Williams — Supply Chain Expert

Ed Williams


Ed Williams brings over 25 years of Global Supply Chain Executive experience to the table. He has served as Vice President of Supply Chain at Johns Manville, Vice President Supply Management at Carrier Corporation and Director of Global Purchasing for Xerox. His attention to detail and passion for problem solving makes him a strong asset to any company.

Ed has built and lead world class teams in cross functional and multi-national arenas. He has a depth of experience in tactical purchasing, strategic purchasing, spend management.

Areas of Expertise

  • Supply Chain /Supply Management
  • Cross Functional Teams
  • International Relationships
  • Out Sourcing Development
  • SGA Management
  • Leadership Development
  • Employee Engagement
  • Team Building

Client Types

  • Executives
  • Corporate Leaders
  • Senior Level Management
  • Mid-Level Management
  • Service Professionals

Industry Experience

  • Corporate Leadership
  • Global Operations
  • International Relations
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Commodities
  • HVAC
  • Information Technology

Professional Experience

  • Principal TRG Results
  • Vice President Supply Chain, Johns Manville
  • Vice President Supply Management, Carrier
  • Director Global Purchasing, Xerox
  • Manufacturing Technology, Xerox


  • MS Materials Science – University of Rochester
  • BS Mechanical Industrial Engineering – RIT
  • AAS Mechanical Technology

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Supply Management
  • NAPM


  • Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Certified Purchasing Manager – C.P.M.


  • President Award - Xerox
  • Team Excellence Award
  • Five Process Technology Patents - Xerox


“Ed is a proven leader in Supply Chain Management, Organizational Development, and Process improvement”

Michael Benedict , VP Supply Chain Johns Manville

“Ed is a outstanding leader in Supply Chain Management and Process improvement. He has served as a mentor and leader throughout my career”

Suzanne Rotherham, Director of Supply Chain Hollingsworth & Vose