Storeroom Solutions Names Walter DeSouza CIO
Experienced tech exec to lead IT strategy, implementation
RADNOR, Pa. – May 22, 2012 – Storeroom Solutions Inc. (SSI), the fastest growing independent MRO integrated supply specialist in North America, announces that Walter DeSouza has joined the company as chief information officer. In his new role, DeSouza is responsible for overall IT strategy and implementation, including oversight of Storeroom-on-Site®, SSI’s exclusive web-based Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) materials management platform.
“Technology plays a vital role in how Storeroom Solutions solves inventory management issues,” said Carlos Tellez, president and CEO. “Having an experienced IT executive like Walter on our team, someone with experience in the industries we deal with every day, enables SSI to leverage technology to provide greater value to our customers. We’re excited to have him.”
Prior to joining Storeroom Solutions, DeSouza was chief information officer for Philadelphia-based Sunoco Logistics Partners. Before joining Sunoco, he was sector CIO with Ingersoll-Rand. In an earlier position, he was CIO at Kulicke & Soffa Industries. During his career, he has worked for manufacturing and service companies in energy, pharmaceuticals and industrials sectors. He began his career as a software developer for Unisys.
“The mindset at Storeroom Solutions is about delivering results for customers day in, day out,” said Mr. DeSouza. “I’m excited to get to roll up my sleeves and deliver leading-edge technology for customers.”
DeSouza has a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and a Master of Business Administration degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He and his family live in Bryn Mawr, Pa.
About Storeroom Solutions, Inc.
Storeroom Solutions, Inc. drives down MRO costs and drives up quality and performance by providing turnkey storeroom management services, inventory optimization and back-office functions. Serving diverse industries across the Americas, and as the fastest growing independent MRO integrated supply specialist in the country, Storeroom Solutions combine decades of experience and a passion for customer service with leading-edge technology. The result is best-in-class sourcing, inventory management and storeroom operations. www.storeroomsolutions.com
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