2019 ESP International Fellowship Panel
The Effects of Trade Policies on Global Supply Chains
11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
April 25, 2019
Center for Energy and Environmental Education 11 (CEE 11)
Jeff and Julie Hamilton / ESP International Supply Chain and Logistics Management Fellow Dan Bumblauskas will host a 75-minute panel discussion comparing the supply chain differences between operating factories in developed and emerging markets.
Jeff Albright, president, ESP International
Jeff Albright, president of ESP International, has experience working in Japan, Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur. He serves on the board of the International Traders of Iowa Eastern Iowa Chapter, the executive committee of the YPO Doing Business with China Network, the board of Iowa City Boys Baseball and has served as a member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai‘s Board of Governors and as the chairman of AmCham Shanghai‘s Manufacturers Business Council. Prior to joining ESP International, Albright was the global CEO for Dunham-Bush and had spent over six years as the president/managing director of the Asia Region for Briggs & Stratton Corporation.
Ryan Hamilton, supply manager, ESP International
Ryan Hamilton is a 2008 UNI graduate in supply chain management and has received the Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) certification. He has worked for ESP International for the last nine years in the company's supply chain group, being based in China for this past year working from ESP's Shenzen facility. Hamilton now oversees the Procurement Team, handling day-to-day purchasing activities.