Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 2013Thomvell International and its sustainability partner, Close the Loopimplemented a training on the development of the Sustainable Supply Chain Strategy, at the Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, on 12-13 November, 2013.

The training gathered professionals representing some of Malaysia’s largest organizations, such as PetronasBASFCyberviewFelda Global Ventures,PAAB – Water Asset Management CompanySime Darby and Bursa Malaysia.

The training was implemented over the course of 2-days and focused on three (3) key modules:

  • Global Trends and Legislation on Sustainable Supply Chain Management,
  • Development of the Sustainable Supply Chain Strategy,
  • Communication and Disclosure of the Sustainable Supply Chain Strategy.

The training was designed to respond to participants’ needs, enabling them to actively engage and interact with trainers and amongst each other, in a personalized yet structured educational format. Furthermore, the training enlisted the contribution of leading international sustainability organizations and experts, who provided their resourceful input, on specific thematic areas.Following the completion of the course, participants were assigned a detailed project plan, based on the presented 10-step methodology for the development of the corporate sustainable supply chain management strategy, enabling them to become eligible to receive official certification recognizing them as Sustainable Supply Chain Management Professionals. The certification is issued by GreenSupplyChain.org, a leading provider of sustainable business certification and training programs operating today in more than 50 countries and recognized through accrediting agencies with an international reach around the world.Lastly, all participants received certification of attendance, issued by Thomvell International.

 Thomvell International and Close the Loop will soon announce the 2014 Schedule for the implementation sustainability trainings in Malaysia.  For more information, contactKaren@thomvell.comor i.daskalakis@closetheloop.gr