19 Apr 16

Ryan Nied joins State of Flux

Ryan Nied joins State of Flux

We are excited to share that Ryan Nied has joined State of Flux in the US as Executive Consultant.

Ryan is responsible for building our presence in North America and the regional team to serve our expanding client base there. Based in Chicago, Ryan leads client relationship management and business development activities, he also oversees delivery of consulting projects training and Statess SRM technology implementations.

Prior to joining State of Flux, Ryan amassed eighteen years of procurement experience with industry-leading FMCG and packaging organizations in increasingly responsible leadership roles up to the executive level. He spent a large part of his career with Diageo, the world's leading spirits and beer company, where he led category management and SRM practices across a wide range of direct and indirect spend areas from 2003-2015. Ryan gained his early career experience in a series of procurement category management roles at the H.J. Heinz Company and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company from 1998-2003.

Ryan earned a B.S. degree from Michigan State University and an M.B.A. degree from the University of Dayton.

"During my years as a practitioner, I was impressed by State of Flux's reputation as a trusted adviser to industry-leading organizations in many parts of the world. I am very excited to join the team and continue the company’s commitment to building highly collaborative partnerships with our fantastic client base here in North America." Ryan Nied, Executive Consultant for the US team.

“We are pleased to welcome Ryan to the State of Flux executive team. He brings a wealth of expertise and a strong desire to serve our current and future clients in the US. We look forward to helping US companies deliver their objectives via best-in-class supplier management.” Alan Day, Chairman and Founder. 

If you are based in North America, you can contact Ryan on +1 630-512-7555 or email him at Ryan.Nied@stateofflux.co. to arrange a time to discuss your client relationship management and procurement/supply chain challenges and opportunities.


A proactive approach to your supplier relationship management 

State of Flux specialises in supplier management, category management and strategic sourcing, and contract lifecycle management. As well as consulting, we offer training and supplier management software, Statess.

We are a strategic business partner to multinational companies and major public-sector organisations, working closely with them to help upgrade their procurement and supply chain capabilities, drive best practice and deliver superior business performance.

Headquartered in London, UK we currently have offices across Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are large global and high-growth companies across many industry sectors, including financial services, oil and gas, FMCG and technology. Seven years of global research into supplier management gives us a deep understanding of our clients’ needs and underpins our consulting, training and technology services. Our services improve clients’ procurement capabilities and deliver sustainable value.