Cynthia Dautrich is a member of Insight Sourcing Group’s Advisory Board and is a Procurement, Supply Chain and Operations leader with over 30 years of expertise in creating global vision and strategies, building world class procurement teams and driving operational excellence across multiple industries including consumer goods, technology, financial, and consulting. Currently she is consulting and devoting time to family, health, and self improvement.
Most recently, she was the Vice President of Supply Chain and Chief Procurement Officer at DXC Technology, a Fortune 500 IT services company that serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients from a broad array of industries across 70 countries. Post merger, Cynthia optimized a $12B spend portfolio across top rated supply chain partners to achieve best in class relationships and delivered $1B value during the first fiscal year and stream lined a global organization of 1000 supply chain team members while integrating two different cultures, teams, processes and systems.
Previously, Cynthia was the Chief Procurement Officer at Kimberly-Clark, where she was responsible for $15B+ of both direct and indirect spend. She created a new global procurement organization that saved the company billions of dollars which funded growth and improved the company’s operating margins. Prior to Kimberly-Clark, she was the CPO at GMAC (now Ally Financial), where she lead all procurement, real estate and facilities operations in the midst of the global financial crisis and spearheaded a risk management program and implemented a comprehensive spend technology platform to help weather the unprecedented economic challenges of 2007-2009.
Earlier in her career, Cynthia held progressive sourcing and procurement executive roles with Accenture, A. T Kearney, AOL, Pillsbury and Procter & Gamble as well as ran her own supply chain and procurement consultancies.