“I worked with Roger when he was Logistics Manager at Philips Displays Components. I remember him as a guy who was highly motivated. He showed a lot of dedication and commitment to fulfill his tasks professionally. At that time I also acted as his mentor when he was completing his logistic study. I experienced Roger as a "very eager to learn" student. It was a pleasure having him in my organization.”
“I have known Roger for two years in my capacity as CEO of Bobitrans Group. Roger is an extremely high energy person, capable of proposing creative implantable operational solutions. He is the guy to get the job done, done well, on-time, within budget and adding tremendous value, a first class facilitator and a team leader. Roger provides tremendous vision and insight into solving problems. He has a great ability to assist in the analysis of a difficulty and suggests results. He is also very diligent in providing feedback, and working with him was very rewarding. He has excellent values, which radiate through all that he does. He showed himself to me to be a tireless enthusiast He is a gentleman, man of his word, kind and helpful to everyone. I would highly recommend him in all situations”.
Top qualities: Expert, On Time, High Integrity “It is nice working with Roger. He has a good knowledge of the subjects he is dealing with and he is accurate in his work.”
“I have hired Roger van der Molen in the middle of a crisis. Roger has taken up the assignment extremely fast. His background in the field and industry itself helped him to do so. Very strong skills in operational supply chain and purchasing management. Roger has worked very well with the team on an international level and received good level of appreciation by the team members. I would definitely consider Roger for a next assignment in this field.”
"Roger helped us mastering lifecycle management of electronics. He quickly established relationships within R&D, Purchasing (his home base), Manufacturing and Finance. He likes to bring departments together, breaking down the walls.Roger is practical in his work, communicates easily through all organisation layers,and he delivers.”
“Roger is an experienced procurement, supply chain expert who has during the Japan tsunami crisis helped us with a structural follow up on potential shortages. He provided great value to the teams by also providing structural improvements in our processes.”
"Roger van der Molen has been a driving force for change in our Procurement team. His professional approach, business orientation, challenging insights and wide experience in the field of Supply Chain and Procurement helped to bring our team to the next level.
Roger van der Molen is een ervaren inkoop/supply chain professional binnen de (high tech)maakindustrie die in de laatste 4 jaar binnen Vanderlande op interim basis diverse opdrachten heeft uitgevoerd op het gebied van tactisch & strategisch inkoop/Supply chain en het direct managen van procurement & sourcing teams. Zijn focus is met name geweest om de organisatie en de betrokken inkopers te begeleiden (te coachen) zowel in persoonlijke competentie ontwikkeling als inkoop technisch (incl. processen, tools etc.) om van tactische project inkoop naar Category Management door te groeien. Alles met als doel om de bijdrage van Inkoop/Supply Chain aan de “bottom-line” te vergroten. Roger is in staat om een visie te ontwikkelen en die pragmatisch binnen de organisatie in te voeren met aandacht voor de menselijke kant, de specifieke bedrijfsaspecten en de fase van (inkoop)ontwikkeling.