Gael B.

15+ years experience in procurement in world class FMCG, Automotive and Aerospace industries


15 of experience in Procurement in world class FMCG, Automotive and Aerospace industries, managing local and global teams in both direct and indirect portfolios such as high added value Commodities, C...see more

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Automotive
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Supply Chain & Procurement
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Factory Director

Groupe Arthes
3 years
Current position
Aug 2019 - Present
With both B2C and B2B activities, Groupe Arthès produces and sells cosmetics and perfumes through its own brands (Jeanne Arthes, Jeanne en Provence) to local and export markets, and as...see more

Global Procurement Manager Indirects

Albéa Group
2 years
Dec 2017 - Jul 2019
Albéa produces and sells cosmetic and pharmaceutical plastic packaging (tubes, rigid packaging, dispensing) to FMCG and fragrance makers (L'Oreal, Coty, Dior, GSK, Unilever, Shiseido, ...see more

Purchasing BPO - Project Manager

2 years
Dec 2013 - Aug 2015
Initiated Bel's Digital Purchasing strategy : roll-out of Bel's sourcing platform : '[email protected]' (RFI/RFQ, Supplier portofolio, Contract database, eAuctions) with BravoSolution. Tailo...see more

Global Sourcing Buyer Capex

6 years
May 2012 - Nov 2017
Groupe Bel produces and sells cheese snacking (La vache qui rit, MiniBabybel, Leerdammer, Boursin etc..) and dairy products all around the world. 3b€ gross sales - 12000 employees - 3...see more

Industrial Procurement Manager

2 years
Oct 2009 - Apr 2012
Somdiaa produces and sells sugar cane in sub-saharan countries : Gabon, Chad, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Congo, Central Africa Republic. 450M€ gross sales - 16000 employees - 15 facilities ...see more

Europe Commodity Manager

Hamilton Sundstrand (UTC Group)
2 years
Aug 2007 - May 2009
Hamilton Sundstand is part of UTC Group and manufactures subassemblies (heat exchangers, engines, actuators) for aerospace customers (Boeing, Airbus, etc.) 14b$ gross sales - 41000 empl...see more

Direct Commodity Buyer

Groupe PSA
2 years
Dec 2004 - Dec 2006
PSA Peugeot Citroen manufatures and sells cars (C4, Picasso, 307, DS, etc..) everywhere in the world. Scope: Steering columns and power steering servomotor for any type of car. Sourced,...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Automotive
  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)

Role experience

  • Supply Chain & Procurement
  • C-Level & Leadership


  • Project Management
  • B2B
  • Inventory Management
  • Quality Control
  • B2C
  • Production Operations
  • Export Management
  • Business Developement
  • Procurement
  • Global Sourcing & Purchasing