SCM Accelerators LLC Appoints Chris Botha as CEO to Drive Transformational Growth

SCM Accelerators LLC (SCMA) today announced that effective January 22, 2018, Chris Botha will become their Chief Executive Officer.  Co-founders Scott Barrett (President) and Dejan Ahrens (CTO) will remain in their capacity and as active members of the SCMA Board of Directors. 

In his new role, Chris will be driving the vision and strategy for growth to take SCMA to the next level of product and service offerings, providing even more value to their current and growing customer base. Duties will include leading the SCMA executive team and extended enterprise, setting business priorities, and capital allocation to drive performance.

"I am incredibly proud of our firm's achievements over the past eight years and to have reached this level of maturity to proactively attract and bring a seasoned executive like Chris into our organization to help usher us into our next wave of growth as we prepare to double our business in the next two years," said Scott Barrett, President of SCM Accelerators LLC (SCMA). "This is not only transformational for SCMA but a big win for our customers as our service offerings expand to meet their most challenging initiatives."

Chris Botha is a senior executive with over 23 years of supply chain and consulting experience; leading selling and delivering supply chain, enterprise IT and digital transformation services. From leading successful startups to senior supply chain and executive sales leadership roles at companies like Siemens and Hewlett Packard, Chris is a corporate entrepreneur with an executive MBA from Kellogg who specializes in driving growth, value, strategy and transformation for market leading companies based on the latest technologies and industry trends.


SCM Accelerators is a privately owned company based in San Francisco, CA. We are a full service specialty supply chain process and IT consulting services company. Our team is comprised of former SAP Labs Enterprise Architects and senior business operations industry leaders. We have combined our skills to provide expert level consulting services and a set of solutions to drive supply chain value and maximize the use of IT investments. As a certified SAP Partner, our products and consulting experience have helped major industry leading companies meet and exceed their demanding supply chain goals and deliver true differentiation.

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Source: SCM Accelerators LLP

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