Project Manager, Consultant, and Writer in Chicago, IL
Based in Chicago area, Evgeny Romakin is a global sourcing and procurement executive with extensive international experience in both procurement and supply chain services having worked for across several industries. Currently he is a Senior Procurement Manager at a chemical company. Prior to that, Evgeny Romakin was a capital procurement manager with Amazon, where he developed strategies for global capital procurement with a goal of significant savings on multi-million dollar projects; he seeks to efficiently source capital equipment. Evgeny Romakin also worked as a procurement manager for Henkel Corporation, where he streamlined procurement of chemicals and aligned procurement with internal and external stakeholders.
Fluent in English and Russian, Evgeny Romakin studied chemical engineering in Moscow at the D. Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia. He worked at Sumitomo Corporation and Caspian Pipeline Consortium, prior to moving to the United States to pursue an MBA at the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix, Arizona. There, he specialized in sourcing, procurement, and supply chain.
Outside of work, Evgeny Romakin enjoys skiing and reading as well as traveling.