Market, Sourcing and Industry Experts
Criterion Supply Solutions is not your typical consulting firm that places resources into your organization that have never written a purchase order, or scheduled an inbound shipment of material. Our team is a collection of some of the most experienced and accomplished supply chain professionals in the consumer packaged goods industry.
President and CEO
Mike has 30 years of Supply Chain and Procurement experience within medium and large CPG Companies including H.J. Heinz Company, Del Monte Foods, Ainsworth Pet Nutrition and The J.M. Smucker Company. His focus has been spread through transportation rates and services, contract manufacturing, production and demand planning, procurement for packaging and ingredients and leading roles in Risk Management.
Responsibilities included budgetary management, financial network analysis and optimization, multi-year contract negotiations, formula rate negotiations and eSourcing platform management. In addition, Mike provided organization structure design and transformation projects for Procurement divisions while at Ainsworth Pet Nutrition and The J.M. Smucker Company.
During his corporate career, Scott also served as the Chief Procurement Officer and Vice President of Del Monte Foods, as well as Corporate Vice President of Procurement at Nestlé USA. Furthermore, he has also operated as a Procurement Advisor for several CPG companies and private equity firms, including, TSG Consumer Partners, Navis Capital Partners, Smithfield Foods, Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, Ajinomoto Windsor Foods, and CJ Foods.
Additionally, Scott has served as a Board Member at Lanworth (Reuters) a US satellite crop forecasting firm, CombineNet (Jaggaer) an advanced e-Sourcing firm, and Inno-Pak, a global packaging company.
Managing Director & Partner
While at Smithfield Foods, Todd served as the Head of Sourcing Operations, where he and his team had global accountability for over $1 billion annual spend of direct and indirect goods and services across Smithfield’s Independent Operating Companies.
As a senior leader at Nestlé Foods USA, Todd served as the Director of Technical Packaging for Nestlé Friskies PetCare business unit, where he had responsibility for developing and executing strategic packaging and graphics design programs.
Risk Management Service Partner
Commercial companies around the world that grow, originate, process and/or use corn, wheat, and soybeans; produce or use energy products from natural gas to electricity and diesel; and produce, process or use sugar, coffee, dairy, lumber, cotton, utilize StoneX services to control and hedge their commodity price risk. StoneX and its subsidiaries offer a wide range of products, from exchange-traded futures and options to basic OTC instruments to structured products that are customized to suite the client’s individual profile and needs.
StoneX Financial Inc. is part of StoneX Group Inc. (NASDAQ: SNEX), a diversified global financial services and Fortune 500 organization that provides clearing and execution, risk management and advisory services, and market intelligence across asset classes and markets around the world.