Francesco Lucchetta

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Angestellt, Procurement and Supply Director, Pentair

Abschluss: Executive MBA, HEC Lausanne

Lausanne, Switzerland


Project Management
Team work
Communication Skills
Team leadership
Team Development
Strategic management
Procurement strategy
Supply Chain Management
Cost Reduction Management
Corporate Finance
Working Capital Management
Total Cost of Ownership
Lean Management
Six Sigma
Water supply
Water treatment
Cash Flow Management
Budget Management
Strategy and Forecasting
Strategischer Einkauf


Professional experience for Francesco Lucchetta

  • Current 12 years and 3 months, since May 2012

    Procurement and Supply Director


    Leadership: lead the Proc and SC organization for EMEA and India. Coach a staff of 32 professionals over 7 countries. Strategy: develop and maintain a 5y plan to optimize ~$300M direct and indirect spend. Lean: design and implement vendor scorecards. Promote individual vendor strategies and lean development plans. Innovation: leverage suppliers’ knowledge in NPD and to improve existing products (VA/VE). Digitalization: lead the Blockchain introduction, launch the External Asset Portal.

  • 2 years and 3 months, Feb 2010 - Apr 2012

    Commodity Manager

    Candy Hoover Group

    Supply Base Localization: following the move of two plants (tumble dryers, dishwashers) respectively from Scotland/Italy to Turkey/China, 80% of their supply base localized in <12 months from the move. Project Management: developed huge cost reduction through Value Analysis and Value Engineering projects for raw material downgrading and complexity reduction: ROI 11% in two years, 8 months payback.

  • 2 years, Feb 2008 - Jan 2010

    Purchasing Manager Indirect Spend

    Rohm and Haas

    Commodity Management: implemented local and regional strategies for the assigned categories, achieving >5% cost reduction vs. budget in all given business cycles on a $ 14M of annual spend. Strategic Sourcing: increased bargaining power through the in vendor competition on pain categories.

  • 5 years, Feb 2003 - Jan 2008

    Purchasing Manager

    Shaf SpA

    Supply Chain: managed the company's supply chain on direct and indirect spend ($ 8M), including expediting and internal logistics activities. Strategic Sourcing: revised the procurement strategy for core materials (resins and plastic granules) representing 33% of COGS.

  • 2 years and 5 months, Sep 2000 - Jan 2003

    Materials Management Specialist

    Lamberti SpA

Educational background for Francesco Lucchetta

  • 1 year and 5 months, Aug 2018 - Dec 2019

    Business Administration

    HEC Lausanne

    Focus on Corporate Finance

  • 3 years, Sep 1996 - Aug 1999


    Università degli Studi di Torino

    Focus on Small and Medium Organization Management


  • English


  • French

    First language

  • German


  • Italian

    First language

  • Spanish


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