Global supply chain and operations implementation consulting firm, SGS Maine Pointe, a member of the SGS Group, announced today that Lee Cocis has been appointed to the position of Managing Director and leader of the Power, Utilities & Renewables digital supply chain and operations practice.
Lee brings more than 25 years of experience specializing in the delivery of business and technology enterprise transformation programs for energy and utility clients, with a focus on customer transformation. He has consistently delivered significant improvements in EBITDA and customer experience. He specializes in formulating and executing on a humanize, optimize, digitize, and realize approach, accompanied by cutting-edge technologies to support a digital transformation journey.
“We are thrilled to have Lee join our power, utilities and renewables team,” said Steve Ottley, Senior Managing Director, Head of Chemicals & Energy at SGS Maine Pointe. “As we see more companies shifting towards renewables and making infrastructure investments to facilitate a path to net-zero, we are seeing more opportunities in this area. I am confident that Lee’s deep experience in transformation programs will help our clients on this journey while delivering stellar bottom-line results.”
Cocis’ strategy of enabling a team-oriented environment has been essential in working with clients to meet their expectations and find the best possible solution to every scenario. Prior to joining SGS Maine Pointe, he was EVP at Proudfoot, where he created significant new sales growth by applying in-depth market and trend research to the innovation of data-driven strategies; and as Senior Director at Nokia where he accelerated revenue growth through strategic alliances.
“Joining SGS Maine Pointe is an outstanding opportunity for me to continue serving clients in power, utilities and renewables,” said Cocis. “I see tremendous opportunities here, and truly appreciate SGS Maine Pointe’s focus on transformation and digitization and delivering consistent results to clients.”
Lee has a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Cluj, Romania, and he is experienced in developing and scaling strategic alliances with companies across the US, India, Romania, and South America.
About SGS Maine Pointe
SGS Maine Pointe, a member of the SGS Group, is a global supply chain and operations consulting firm trusted by many chief executives and private equity firms to drive compelling economic returns for their companies. We achieve this by delivering accelerated, sustainable improvements in EBITDA, cash and growth across their operations, procurement and logistics. Our hands-on implementation experts work with executives and their teams to rapidly break through functional silos and transform the buy-make-move-fulfill supply chain to deliver the greatest value to customers and investors at the lowest cost and risk to business. We call this Total Value Optimization (TVO)™.
SGS Maine Pointe’s engagements are results-driven and deliver between 4:1-8:1 ROI. We are so confident in our work and our processes that we provide a unique 100% guarantee of engagement fees based on annualized savings. www.mainepointe.com
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