Vadim Kapustin
Strategic planning director, X5 Retail Group
Vadim Kapustin
About the speaker

Five years of experience in the strategy development and management in the international division of Walmart, as well as development and implementation of omnichannel and supply chains strategies for Walmart and Sam's Club in the US market.

Major strategic initiatives in such areas as:

  • Long term sales forecasts for Walmart in the US market.
  • Developing the supply chain strategy for Walmart.
  • Coordinating the annual strategic planning process at Walmart International.
  • Supporting top managers in their communication with the board of directors and with analysts.
  • Projects in global procurement, corporate structure, online commerce, and logistics.

As a member of the board of directors of American organization for production and inventory management (APICS), he helped to develop a long term strategy for the company in 2012-2014.

He has worked in management consulting for 10 years, helping the clients of Fortune 500 companies in 10 different countries to develop and improve strategies and operations in supply chains and production, enhance organizational structures, and enter new markets.

He has experience working in various fields, including retail, consumer goods, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, oil and gas sector, aviation, engineering, and mining.

He worked with corporate clients in the USA, Russia, China, Mexico, Germany, Canada, Great Britain, and other countries.