ATLANTA, GA & EXTON, PA – October 29, 2014 – Elemica, the leading Supply Chain Operating Network provider for the process industries, announces the addition of Keith D. Schneck as Chief Financial Officer to support continual, consistent growth and sustainable market strength. Client business value is expanding rapidly, characterized by the launch of Elemica’s next generation Supply Chain Operating Network resulting in the doubling of transaction value processed annually to over $325 billion. As CFO, Keith Schneck will partner with our executive team and other finance and supply chain executives to develop and manage global strategies that drive value.
“As our company grows in market reach, I am very pleased to be expanding our executive management team with a proven finance leader,” said John Blyzinskyj, CEO of Elemica. “Keith’s skills will bring world-class operational excellence that will accelerate growth, profitability, and liquidity of Elemica. His experience in both domestic and international business, as well as in high tech companies, will be a tremendous asset to our clients and our company.”
Keith Schneck’s impressive portfolio includes building and managing high-growth global ventures in the technology and consulting marketplaces. Keith’s experience includes 10+ years of “Big Four” CPA experience as a senior manager at KPMG and 20+ years serving in CFO, operational executive and consulting positions in both public and private equity backed companies. Keith’s recent experience includes roles as EVP and CFO at eRESEARCH TECHNOLOGY (ERT), a NASDAQ listed company later acquired by a private equity firm, where he directly managed all finance, legal, and mergers & acquisitions on a global basis with locations in the US, Germany, and the UK. He was also CFO of Neoware, a NASDAQ listed company later acquired by HP.
Elemica’s Supply Chain Operating Network is designed to give clients greater control over their global supply chains. Capturing transaction data, across all trading partners, and translating it into actionable information is key to driving value out of the supply chain. By combining powerful SmartLink business process applications with a robust QuickLink Network, Elemica solutions improve operational efficiency, lower costs, and decrease working capital. Founded in 2000, Elemica today processes approximately $325B in annual transactions across more than 7,000 process industry trading partners. Elemica’s global operations are headquartered outside Philadelphia and include offices in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Frankfurt, London, Seoul, Singapore, and Tokyo. Clients include BASF, BP, Continental, The Dow Chemical Company, DuPont, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, LANXESS, Michelin, Shell, Solvay, Sumitomo Chemical, and Wacker. For more information, visit www.elemica.com.