Shailesh Godambe is a supply chain executive with extensive global experience. He has been recognized for developing supply chain strategies, reducing costs, and achieving best-in-class customer responsive operations. In 2008, Shail joined NIU as an instructor in the OM&IS Department. He teaches supply chain management and supply chain strategy courses. Shail brings real world experiences to the courses he teaches and believes that the classroom experience is enriched by relating it to actual case studies in business and industry.