Ryan Walicki

Ryan Walicki

Partner

ryan@nitorpartners.com

Ryan is responsible for sustaining and growing Nitor’s presence in North America, as well as working closely with clients to assist them in achieving their objectives. His experience in spend management at various levels of management provides a 360 degree view into spend management strategy and execution.

Prior to joining the Nitor Team, Ryan led procurement teams at various points along their respective spend management journeys with a focus on strategy, sourcing and technology platform consulting.

Ryan graduated from Ohio University in 2004 with a BA in Business, minoring in Economics. He completed his MBA in 2005 at the same institution.

Gary Stoddard

Gary Stoddard

Partner

gary@nitorpartners.com

Gary provides leadership on the business strategy and development of Nitor. He provides clients experience across the Source-to-Pay spectrum including: spend assessment, category management, strategic sourcing, contract negotiations, supplier management and procurement transformation projects.

Gary has over 20 years of procurement experience across many industries. Prior to joining Nitor, Gary had a 10-year career at Rolls-Royce where he held management positions in global procurement, supply chain operations and customer business. Gary then managed a procurement consulting firm specializing in strategy, sourcing and cost savings. Gary has extensive international experience, including managing projects in Italy, Spain, France, Israel, South Africa, England and the Americas. He has delivered significant procurement transformation programs that have improved performance, increased supply chain resilience, and delivered over $800m in sustainable savings.

Gary holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honors) degree in Business Economics from Nottingham Trent University in England.

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Sean Sollitto

Principal

sean@nitorpartners.com

Sean leads, manages and delivers procurement technology projects based on the complex business requirements of each client. He manages architecture design, technology solutions, contract and supplier management, supply chain financing and provides training and support to his clients.

Sean has over 20 years of global procurement technology and operations experience across various industry verticals. Prior to joining Nitor, Sean was with British Petroleum Global Procurement Management overseeing procurement and contract sourcing strategy and execution, supplier management and demand management. While with American Express, Sean led a Source-to-Pay transformation and improved supply chain resilience with sustainable results. Sean has consulted in procurement transformation, spend analytics, P2P functional design, catalog development strategies, support management and training.

Lynn Barras

Lynn Barras

Marketing Director

lynn@nitorpartners.com

Lynn brings over 15 years experience in the retail and consumer packaged goods industries encompassing marketing analytics, digital strategy, account management and direct marketing development.

Prior to joining Nitor, Lynn held retail marketing roles with Coty Cosmetics and Xerox focusing on product development, packaging, advertising and sales collateral creation.  With Acxiom Corporation she was part of a team driving clients to achieve direct marketing success through consumer segmentation, targeted marketing campaigns and ROI analyses.