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Proactive Supplier Risk Mitigation for Manufacturing and Testing Organizations


COVID related supply chain disruptions have highlighted the importance of proactive risk mitigation for critical raw materials. There is a new urgency in the market for manufacturers and testing organizations to be prepared for rapid, unexpected changes in material resource access exasperated by turbulent regional or global events. This has been an additional focus on top of reinforcing routine risk mitigation activities around the raw material supply chain.

As a global manufacturer, and strategic supplier of critical raw materials to key manufacturing and testing customers worldwide, we are keenly aware of the importance of proactive risk mitigation as it relates to supply chain security and transparency, product quality and support, and regulatory compliance. In this webinar, we discuss important considerations in proactive risk mitigation. We provide recommendations on best practices on the key risk mitigation topics so you can effectively engage and collaborate with your raw material suppliers.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • The importance of proactive and regular communication to build a collaborative relationship with your supplier to enable your commercial success.
  • Recommended approaches to working with your suppliers and key questions you can ask.
  • Important aspects of proactive risk mitigation using example case studies.
  • About examples of ongoing activities addressing some current key supply chain challenges.


Caspar Robinson

Caspar Robinson


Global Customer Segment Manager

Global segment manager focused on the medical devices and clinical testing industries with a previous role supporting diagnostics manufacturers. Eight years experience in supporting industries that focus on risk mitigation and 21 years with the company. Prior to joining Merck, Caspar was a molecular biologist with university education and lab experience in human genetics and protein signaling.

Webinar Information

Clinical testing and diagnostics manufacturing

  • IVD manufacturing
  • Duration:1h

  • Language:English

  • Presented:Thu, April 28, 2022

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