Shady Khalil


• Demonstrated excellence in strategizing factory sourcing process in alignment with company policy, strategic business objectives, budgetary constraints, emerging opportunities, vendor capabilities; while meeting commercial and operational objectives of business and sustaining reliable & cost effective manufacturing bases globally • Garment exposure spans knit and woven products covering casual wear, maternity, performance sportswear and lifestyle fashionable sportswear including all categories of menswear, ladies wear and kids wear • significant experience in sourcing and manufacturing sports accessories such as caps, bags, bottles and footwear • Efficient in analyzing price trends in the global market, preparing& securing budget allocations, identifying & selecting sources, driving cost reduction initiatives, expediting fabric supplies to meet deadlines, and ensuring quality to minimize rejections • Commercially competent to plan finances, forecast budgets, negotiate deals, meet financial objectives by risk & cost mitigation • Proven ability to orchestrate vendor production operations including organizing materials and process for targeted production, while planning & scheduling production programs to meet sale plan and delivery deadlines • Full-fledged merchandizing experience in apparels business at production level encompassing product processes and approvals • Decisive leader, strong team player and top notch performer with excellent liaison, networking, communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills; and ability to manage business interfaces and relationships