Partner & Associate Director
Marcel Sieke is a core member of Boston Consulting Group's Operations practice focusing on supply chain management. He is an expert on supply chain strategy, artificial intelligence (AI), digital supply chain, advanced planning, and after-market supply chains.
Since joining BCG in 2017, Marcel has led major supply chain transformations across industries, with a focus on consumer goods, health care, chemicals, aviation, and other companies from the industrial goods sector. Prior to joining the firm, Marcel was a Partner at Barkawi Management Consultants in Munich for eight years.
Artificial intelligence is an important tool for advancing supply chains because it can create new business models and can improve forecasting accuracy. Distinguishing AI from other computer systems will help maximize value.
Distinguishing artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and deep learning will help steer investments and management attention to topics that will maximize value.
When supply once again exceeds demand, as it surely will, statistical forecasts trained on constrained-demand data will no longer work. How then will companies accurately forecast the future?