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Operational Leadership Team

We are a Lean Six Sigma organization. Our people are trained to think about how to make the MRO process the most efficient, eliminating waste and improving outcomes. From our expansive network of certified and licensed reliability engineers to our Certified Professionals in Supply Chain Management in our Strategic Sourcing team, to our certified Project Management Professionals on our implementation teams—the quality of our people is unmatched.

Meet our operational leadership team: 


With over 16 years of progressive experience in sourcing strategies and supplier management, Veronica brings a unique blend of strategic direction and operational execution.

SDI's Director of Purchasing, Gabi is highly focused and detail-oriented with an exceptional record of client service and revenue generation.

The Director of Procurement at SDI, Brian is responsible for ensuring the company’s supply base works harmoniously in a connected ecosystem to better serve their clients.


Jerome Blanc is the Vice President of MRO Technical Services, a critical position responsible for delivering SDI’s differentiated technical and specialized reliability engineering services.

Fij connects SDI’s enterprise-wide IT operations with related technology that supports supply chain, operations, global strategic sourcing and central planning, bringing a more holistic approach to MRO.

As Director of Operational Compliance at SDI, Vee is known for establishing operational processes and achieving measurable results for SDI’s clients.

A certified Project Management Professional, Glenn has extensive experience in manufacturing, supply chain management, project engineering, manufacturing process development and capital project management to provide a more connected approach to SDI’s operations.

Qlik Luminary in the Qlik Luminary 50 Class of 2021, and one of the winners of the 2021 MDM Future Leaders Award regcognizing rising stars in the distribution industry under the age of 40, Six Sigma Green Belt, and SDI’s Director of Digital Supply Chain Transformation, John is furthering the company's mission to change the way people think about and manage MRO. 

With 25+ years of experience in the Energy and Integrated Facilities Management fields, as well as direct experience in the Government and Diplomatic domain, Haitham leads the operations to manage the maintenance, janitorial and PPE supply chains for the nation's largest school district. 

Solution Design & Business Development

Cris created the functional service model that delivers year-over-year cost savings and focuses on process savings for SDI’s clients  – all while reducing capital investment and increasing ROI.

John brings over 20 years of experience in a variety of sales and business development activities focused consistently on providing custom MRO product and service solutions to large, multi-location Fortune 500 manufacturing firms.

Debra sets and guides the overall strategic and tactical execution of the company’s marketing and branding initiatives to meet both client and employee engagement goals.

Shared Services

With over 15 years of hands-on experience as a developer and project manager, Scott brings a strong understanding of the unique challenges presented in the integrated supply industry.

An experienced and nimble recruiter, with over 16 years at companies like Almac and Independence Blue Cross, Melanie Symms knows good talent.

Success Story

Our former solution provider was not independent; they were a supplier of parts. It's not the best thing to have a supplier be your MRO outsourcing provider. With SDI, we have a truly independent sourcing agent looking after our best interests.

SDI at Work

Data standardization is part of Google’s new initiative to help people find relevant datasets.  With a recent study from Data Science Central, it’s estimated that data scientists spend 60% of their time preparing data for analysis, rather than performing the analysis itself.  Therefore, the goal of this schema is to drive standardization so that more time can be spent analyzing it.