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Michael Simon III

Vice President

Procurement, Supply Chain, PSS, Procurement and Supply Chain Strategy

“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves”

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Michael believes the keys to success are beginning each day with an early start, celebrating the small wins, and collaborating with others to achieve shared successes.   

Michael is a Vice President at Acquis and the Procurement and Supply Chain Strategy (PSS) practice lead. He is responsible for the firm’s PSS strategy offering and ensuring Acquis consistently delivers innovative and bespoke solutions to our clients. Michael specializes in procurement, supply chain management, corporate performance improvement, and manufacturing operations, with focus areas in strategic sourcing, post-merger integration, and supply chain risk mitigation. He has led multiple engagements focused on digital procurement and supply chain value delivery for Fortune 100 clients around the world.

Michael’s experience in both management consulting and industry drives his passion for sustainable organizational strategy and operational excellence.

Prior to joining Acquis, Michael was a global practice lead at Accenture and has held previous operational roles in private equity, BP-North America, Whirlpool Corporation, and Plante & Moran Consulting.

Michael has an MBA from Rice University and a B.S. from the University of Detroit-Mercy. He hails from Michigan, has lived in China, Mexico, and various cities across the United States, and now happily resides in Houston Texas. He is an avid golfer, a sports fan, and appreciates great food and wine. 

Industry Experience

  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Private Equity, Venture Capital
  • Manufacturing

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