HSBC's virtual roundtable: Supply chain resiliency in shipping and logistics
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In conversation with business leaders in Asia: Supply chain resiliency in shipping and logistics

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Gain insights from business leaders in the shipping and logistics sector on how they have navigated challenges in the supply chains, and how they expect supply chain to evolve.

Against the backdrop of the global pandemic, HSBC and Deloitte Consulting hosted a series of three virtual roundtables to understand how supply chains have been affected across different industries and how they might evolve going forward:

  • Part 1: Consumer and retail
  • Part 2: Industrials
  • Part 3: Shipping and logistics

In the final of a three-part roundtable series, hear from business leaders in the shipping and logistics sector as they discuss the challenges faced as well as insights on how they are navigating the new normal.

The Panel

Steve Thompsett
Steve Thompsett
Chief Customer Officer
Business Development APAC
DHL Supply Chain

Sundeep Sibal
Sundeep Sibal
Senior Vice President
Global Commercial & Service Management
Ocean Network Express

Nakul Malhotra
Nakul Malhotra
Vice President, Open Innovation
Wilhelmsen Marine Products

Boy Kester (Facilitator)
Boy Kester (Facilitator)
Strategy, Growth & Innovation – Consumer
Deloitte Consulting, Singapore

Suchismita Das (Moderator)
Suchismita Das (Moderator)
Director Multinationals
Global Banking, Asia-Pacific

Discussion Highlights

00:00 – Introductions by HSBC and Deloitte

04:48 – Impact of Covid-19 on operating models of transport and shipping

13:55 – Role of e-commerce during Covid-19 and going forward

33:50 – Digitisation in transport and shipping

49:15 – US-China trade war and impact on supply chain

01:00:00 – What actions business leaders should undertake now to prepare for the post Covid-19 world

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