Alexander Borg

Board Member and Regional Chair MENA of IOSCM MENA

Alexander Borg- Member of the Business Council for Supply Chain

Alexander Borg serves as a Board Member and Regional Chair for the MENA region at IOSCM (Institute of Supply Chain Management), a distinguished member of the International Trade Council's Business Council on Supply Chain. With a wealth of experience in logistics, transport, and supply chain management, Alexander is committed to advancing industry standards and nurturing talent across the globe.

As the Managing Director of IOSCM MENA, Alexander plays a pivotal role in promoting excellence in supply chain education and professional advisory services. IOSCM, headquartered in Newcastle, UK, operates globally, delivering world-class study materials and expert knowledge to professionals in the UK, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. Alexander leads initiatives to train and educate a highly skilled workforce, empowering individuals and businesses to thrive in the dynamic field of supply chain management.

Alexander's journey in the industry began at the age of 19, working in the hospitality sector in Malta. His career progression led him to establish the first logistics and supply chain management training center in Malta in 1998, gaining approval from the Institute of Logistics UK in 2000. Over the years, Alexander has collaborated with esteemed organizations such as the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport UK and Emirates Airline, contributing to the implementation of training standards and best practices in supply chain integration projects.

Throughout his career, Alexander has acquired a comprehensive set of qualifications and skills, including diplomas and certifications in purchasing, supply chain management, logistics, and transport. His professional accomplishments include his dedication to supporting students, professionals, and organizations in achieving their goals through change, processes, and technology.

As the industry evolves, Alexander remains at the forefront, embracing technological advancements such as artificial intelligence (AI) and last-mile solutions. He acknowledges the challenges posed by cost inflation and the need for effective change management to enhance supply chain efficiency.

Alexander's advice to aspiring professionals in the industry emphasizes patience, continuous learning, and adaptability. He believes that the supply chain offers vast opportunities for personal and professional growth, provided individuals are willing to learn and evolve.

In his leisure time, Alexander enjoys indulging in hobbies such as soccer, snooker, and walking in green areas, balancing his professional endeavors with personal interests and well-being.

Through his leadership at IOSCM MENA and active involvement in the International Trade Council, Alexander Borg remains dedicated to driving innovation and excellence in the global supply chain industry.