Rekha Menon-Varma

Managing Partner, Vertaeon LLC

As Managing Partner at Vertaeon LLC, Rekha has brought business insights and technology enablement to the forefront, in envisioning and executing the development of risk, responsible sourcing and market analytics products.
Rekha has extensive leadership experience in the deployment of enterprise risk program, CEO and Board-level reporting, sustainability strategy development, and growth strategy assessments including M&A/JV options, at NV Bekaert SA and at Vertaeon. Prior to this, she worked in the US Chemical Industry at Lyondell Chemical and its subsidiaries in multiple global marketing, e-business and engineering roles of increasing responsibility.
Rekha holds Bachelors and Masters in Chemical Engineering, and MBA from The Wharton School. She is member of alumni advisory group for Wharton IGEL initiative.

My Sessions

Assessing and mitigating risks in the supply chain is an emerging value lever of sustainable procurement. The COVID-19 crisis has put everyone’s resilience to the test and exemplifies this interplay. This session explores: Risk and sustainability data and indicators – many of which were exposed in this crisis; how these indicators are used in procurement … read more >>

From Supply Chains to Value Networks: Risk, Resilience, Collaboration, and Sustainability