Patrick Daly is the founder and Managing Director of Alba Consulting www.albalogistics.com and helps his clients achieve supply chain excellence to accelerate profitable growth. Patrick has worked with some of the top companies in manufacturing, distribution and logistics services in Europe, Asia and the Americas to achieve dramatic improvements in logistics capabilities and supply chain performance.
Patrick partners with his clients to determine the desired outcomes, measures of success and the business benefits that his work will bring to their organization. He then adapts his approach in each instance to best improve the condition of his clients and the performance of their organizations so that they are unambiguously better off as a result.
Clients who have benefitted from working with Patrick cite the following outcomes:
- Improved capabilities for growth
- Improved customer service
- Improved operational efficiency
- Reduced working capital
- Improved return on invested capital
- Acceleration of pace and urgency to achieve results
- Reduced complexity and risk
Patrick is an accomplished consultant, speaker and author and has been active in the logistics sector for 23 years. He has been running his own consultancy firm since 1996.
Patrick has authored dozens of articles and blogs internationally and is a regular guest speaker and lecturer with universities and professional bodies in Europe, the Middle East, India and China including the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (Ireland), The Global Supply Chain Council (Shanghai), the Supply Chain and Logistics Group (Dubai) and VIT Chennai (India).
Patrick holds a BSc(Hons) degree in Technology, is a Chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and a member of the Institute of Engineers of Ireland.
On the personal front Patrick is married with two children and lives in Dublin, Ireland. He is an active international traveller and a keen learner of foreign languages. He is a fluent speaker of Spanish having lived in Spain for 10 years, has a working knowledge of French and is currently tackling German and Mandarin. Patrick is an active sportsman and has completed the 2011 Dublin marathon, hiked the Camino de Santiago through northern Spain and is a regular recreational soccer player.