Luke Wood, Head of Supply Chain Systems, Woolworths
Luke is the Head of Supply Chain Systems for Woolworths Group Supply Chain. Luke graduated from the University of Huddersfield in 1996 with a BSc (Hons) in Transport & Distribution Management. He started his career with Sainsbury's in the UK. Operational roles originally then progressing into system design and deployment.
Luke initially moved to Australia in 2001, deploying technology into industrialised settings through various start-ups, consulting and smaller companies. Most recently he spent 8 years in the US founding and running a company which focuses on supply chain & asset management solutions for the oil industry.
Luke joined Woolworths in January 2015 as part of the transformation team; his role is to ensure that Woolworths Supply chain technology suite is capable of meeting the demands of today as well as being equipped for the future.