We went to meet one of the key figures on the Swiss logistics scene: Professor Philippe Wieser.

Director of the IML since 2000 and teacher at the EPFL and various European and African universities, he is also the author and co-author of some 150 publications and conferences.

A true reference in the field, it is with great pleasure and with his ears wide open that we find him in his office in the Odyssea Tower of the EPFL for our interview with Such Consulting.

Hello Professor Philippe Wieser. More than 10 years ago, I was the student sitting on the benches of your class. I am delighted to be able to share your experience with our readers.

Tell us about your background. Tell us how you once “fell into the Supply Chain pot”.

Trained as a mechanical engineer and after a few years spent in the industry, I joined Prof. Perret at EPFL, w