Vehicle manufacturers and Tier 1 and 2 component manufacturers should avoid severing relationships with businesses further down their supply chains and look for ways to support them on the way to recovery. Doing so could give them a competitive advantage as the pandemic starts to subside.
Dominic has worked globally managing supply chains and supported multiple vehicle and product launches as well as low cost sourcing projects across a wide variety of sectors. Dominic leads our major procurement and supply chain transformations for our clients.
Dominic holds a Masters degree in Business Management and Finance.
Insights from Dominic Tribe
With the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic impacting global supply chains, concerns are growing that some automotive OEMs could be forced to switch components or find alternative sources of supply.
Dominic Tribe explains how production-oriented prototyping can help reduce costs and risks for manufacturers by integrating design resources.