ABB Optical Group Names Trupti Marshall Vice President of Supplier Management

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Trupti Marshall.

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.—Trupti Marshall has joined ABB Optical Group as vice president of supplier management. She will be responsible for overall vendor management strategies and will serve as the central point of contact for all supplier-related matters. She will also oversee the implementation of a supplier management program for this distributor of optical products serving more than 30,000 eyecare professionals throughout the U.S.

Marshall joins ABB from SunTrust Bank in Atlanta, where she served as senior vice president of supplier performance management and developed and implemented a $2.2 billion supplier management program. She has more than 15 years of experience in new product development, commodity strategy development, collaborating with business stakeholders and managing supplier relationships.

“Trupti brings exceptional strategic vision, valuable industry insight and impressive management experience to our supplier management division, and we are thrilled to welcome her to the ABB Optical Group team,” said ABB president Brad Weinbrum.

In addition to distributing brand name contact lenses as well as customizable gas permeable and custom specialty soft contact lenses, ABB Optical Group also supplies stock ophthalmic lenses and operates a full service digital lens laboratory. The company also offers practice building services such as pricing strategy tools, business reviews, staff training, and e-commerce solutions including the patient-ordering websites www.yourlens.com and www.primaryecp.com.