Charlotte Kula-PrzezwanskiDirector of EMEA Columbus Consulting
Charlotte Kula-Przezwanski is a Partner and Board Member for Columbus Consulting. Charlotte joined CCI in September 2013 to head up EMEA and grow this territory. Prior to joining CCI, Charlotte held senior positions in both software companies specialising in Merchandise Planning solutions and also large UK Retailers. Charlotte is a Retail Buying & Merchandising specialist with over 20 years of experience working with retail, wholesale and manufacturing companies focused on improving corporate performance through better planning, execution & analysis. An interesting mix of buying and merchandising expertise, twinned with systems implementation knowledge. A commercially aware retail professional with wide ranging experience in senior management roles within merchandising, product development and buying. Including all buying & merchandising and buying, space planning, inventory management, supply chain management, sourcing and procurement. Deep experience in aligning the technological benefits of new systems with the practical requirements of the end users and merchandise information systems. A proficiency in both the U.K. and international multi-channel retail. A thorough understanding of a wide selection of product areas, differing retail models, channels to market and customer demographics. Successfully designed and implemented planning and allocation solutions for many customers, spanning apparel, footwear and specialty. Involved in design, development and implementation of many of today’s industry-leading planning and allocation solutions.