Ludovic Meilhac

Ludovic Meilhac

Expert Partner, McKinsey & Company

Currently employed at McKinsey & Company

Previous: The Coca Cola Company, Glaceau, The Dannon Company


Previous: The Wharton School Of Business, Ecole Des Mines, Institut National Agronomique De Paris Grignon



    Sourcing and operations executive with a proven track record of cost savings achieved through innovation and challenge of status quo. Highly effective in negotiating complex deals in multi cultural environments. Advanced purchasing skills. Key strength in problem solving and people coaching. Lead by expertise and personality, able to translate complex issues into actionable goals for teams. MBA, major in finance, The Wharton School – Ingénieur civil des Mines de Paris – Ingénieur Agronome – Bicultural French American Expertise includes · Sourcing & procurement · Strategic & Operational Planning · Financial analysis · Budgeting, cost of goods sold · Manufacturing & engineering · Quality · Solid technical knowledge dairy & beverages · Quantitative skills


Director of Productivity Initiatives

At The Coca Cola Company

From 2009 to 2011
Implemented productivity initiatives, one of the top 6 priorities of Coca Cola 2020 vision across the business unit, Active Lifestyle Brands (vitaminwaterTM, smartwaterTM, fuzeTM, nosTM, full throttleTM, poweradeTM)

Sourcing Vice President

At Glaceau

From 2006 to 2009
Created and led the sourcing department in charge of procuring packaging, ingredients and contract manufacturing, supply management, inventory management and material data management ($400 million / year – 15 plants)

Milk sourcing and supplier development Director

At The Dannon Company

From 2004 to 2006
Developed the milk and diary ingredient strategy for North America (USA and Canada) in a heavily country specific regulated market ($200 million / year milk purchases and $50 million cream sales – 4 plants)


  • Budgeting
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  • Manufacturing engineering
  • Operational planning
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