2023 Grocery Industry Icons & Innovators
VP, Supply Chain Excellence
E. & J. Gallo Winery
Nitin Murali is a visionary supply chain transformation leader and the new VP of Supply Chain Excellence at E&J Gallo Winery, one of the most highly acclaimed wine and spirits companies in the world. In his new role, Nitin is responsible for creating the center of excellence for Supply Chain at Gallo and ensuring the right synergies between innovations in tools, processes, technology and data management in the entire value chain. Labeling himself a “supply chain geek”, Nitin has worked in roles both in the up-stream side of supply chain and the downstream side in his previous roles. Before joining Gallo, he was at L’Oréal for 14 years in different roles, driving transformations in multiple areas in 2 different regions (North America, Africa/Middle East). Nitin did most of his schooling in India, earning a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (Production & Management) from the National Institute of Technology, Calicut.