February 2015 – Indigo Books & Music announces the appointment of a new Executive Vice-President, Michael Tan. Mr. Tan will join the company and assume responsibility for Supply Chain Management, Global Sourcing, Process Engineering, Retail and E-commerce Fulfillment and Transportation. From 2009 and 2015, Mr. Tan worked at Hudson’s Bay Company overseeing supply chain and logistics operations for the company’s five banners including Hudson’s Bay in Canada and Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue in the U.S. His career began in Southeast Asia working on marine-based logistics solutions and has spanned over various industries inclusive of automotive, pharmaceuticals and consumer products across North America. Mr. Tan holds a Masters of Business Administration from The Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario and a Bachelors of Business from The University of Ottawa.
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