Dr. Adam Cockrell

Dr. Adam Cockrell

IT Procurement Expert, Teacher, Researcher, MBA, MSA, DBA

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About Me

15 years of procurement/supply chain professional experience. Track record of financial/economic analyses and operations improvements resulting in risk mitigation, cost reduction, and business development opportunities. Experience planning and leading 600+ projects. BBA in Operations Management & International Business from the University of Cincinnati. MBA and MSA from Aurora University. Doctorate in Business Administration from DePaul University. Previous Adjunct Accounting faculty member at Aurora University. Business mentor/advisor to the Joseph Business School in Forest Park, IL. Member of the Institute for Supply Management-Chicago and the Institute of Management Accountants.


JOB TITLE: IT Procurement Expert, Teacher, Researcher, MBA, MSA, DBA

FUNCTION: Procurement

INDUSTRY: Business Services & Consulting

CATEGORY: IT - Software

CURRENT LEVEL OF RESPONSIBILITY: Senior

PRIMARY PROCUREMENT SYSTEM: Ariba



Work experience

Adjunct Professor of Accounting

Aurora University

August 2015 - May 2017 ( 1 year, 9 months ) | Aurora, IL

Global Procurement Lead

HSBC

December 2012 - December 2017 ( 5 years ) | Arlington Heights, IL

Senior Procurement Manager

Sears Holdings Corporation

September 2010 - December 2012 ( 2 years, 3 months ) | Hoffman Estates, IL

Procurement Consultant

Capgemini

February 2010 - September 2010 ( 7 months ) | Chicago, IL

Procurement Manager

United Airlines

March 2008 - January 2010 ( 1 year, 10 months ) | Chicago, IL

Procurement Manager

Motorola Inc.

March 2003 - March 2006 ( 3 years ) | Arlington Heights, IL

Education

DePaul University

Doctorate of Business Administration

2015 - 2018

Aurora University

Master of Science of Accountancy

2012 - 2014

Aurora University

MBA of Leadership, Technology & Operations Management

2009 - 2011

University of Cincinnati

BBA of Operations Management & International Business

2001 - 2005