Xiangyu Hu has recently joined XJTLU as the Assistant Professor of Practice at IOM. Before joining XJTLU, he worked as the global sourcing council chair at IBM, where he undertook managing sourcing activities globally to support the IBM hardware business. Before that role also in IBM, he led a consulting team to provide supply chain consulting services to external clients such as Huawei, Omron etc.
In addition, He worked at Laerdal Medical Corporation as a global sourcing lead to overlook all the sourcing tasks globally.
Dr. Nicholas Yeo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Intelligent Operations and Marketing at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU). He obtained both his Ph.D. in Operations Management, and MSc in Management from Singapore Management University. His research interest lies in healthcare operations, humanitarian operations, data analytics and supply chain management.