Wanda R. Lopuch, PhD
Dr. Wanda Lopuch is Chairwoman of the Board of the Global Sourcing Council, a non-profit organization focused on sustainable, socially responsible sourcing practices. Dr. Lopuch has a unique combination of entrepreneurial drive, global mindset, multi-language executive skills and corporate responsibility expertise. As global entrepreneur, she has practice responsible and sustainable business before these terms became fashionable; for Wanda and her team, it was simply “good business”.
In the last decade, Wanda has been involved in advocating responsible global business and sustainable supply chains. In her executive role, she practices profit with purpose, advocates ESG reporting and teaches sustainability and risk mitigation.
In addition to her function as Chair of the GSC Board, Dr. Lopuch leads MDA Associates, Inc., a consulting organization focusing on “greening” the global operations and their supply chains while improving economic outcomes of businesses in the life sciences, IT, FMCG and financial sectors. With 20 years of experience in health sciences and IT sectors spanning across the United States, Europe, and East Asia, Dr. Lopuch guided international teams for maximizing performance in multinational, multicultural and multi-functional projects.
Prior to establishing MDA Associates Inc., Dr. Lopuch was the president of Medical Data Management Inc., the company she founded and grew into a multi-million dollar business with locations in 7 countries. After the successful acquisition of Medical Data Management by Dendrite International, Dr. Lopuch served as the Vice President and General Manager of Dendrite Central and Eastern Europe.
Dr. Lopuch holds a PhD in Administration and Supervision from Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, and an MS in Computer Sciences from the Wroclaw University of Technology in Wroclaw, Poland. She lectures on various aspects of international business.