Wayne Huggins, Vice President of Strategic Management Consulting, joined Core Consulting in October, 2015. He is responsible for leading the Management Consulting Practice. Prior to joining, Wayne was the Program Director for the implementation of Owens & Minor’s shared service platform and the post-acquisition integration of the European network while living in London, United Kingdom and Paris, France. During this time, he was also the Head of IT for their European Shared Service Center and the business units in France, Spain, and Portugal. He was responsible for leading partnerships with numerous large vendors (big-4) to establish the strategy, gain business buy-in from global and local C-Suite leadership, secure the necessary budget, vendor selection, design/build the global template and execute the roll out program.
Prior to his European assignment, he led numerous programs and projects for the Owens & Minor IT Strategy & Innovation group. Some key highlights were delivering a 3PL capability throughout their US network and the e-commerce web/mobile portal utilized by customers globally. Before coming to Owens & Minor, he was an officer in the U.S. Air Force as the Development Program Manager for the V-22 Osprey, partnering with Boeing and Bell Helicopter to deliver new technology to the aircraft while maintaining operations on multiple continents.
Wayne holds a Bachelors Degree in Economics and Business from the Virginia Military Institute and 3 Master’s degrees (including an MBA) from Liberty University.