Shawn Lane

Senior Vice President & General Manager, Discrete Manufacturing Business Unit

Shawn Lane joined E2open in 2015 as SVP, Sales and Marketing and now serves as SVP & General Manager, Discrete Manufacturing Business Unit. His role encompasses all commercial and delivery responsibilities that involve the high-tech, telecommunications, automotive, and heavy industrial verticals.

Shawn has more than 20 years of success in a variety of capacities in the enterprise software market at such companies as Mitratech, RedPrairie, Servigistics, and i2 Technologies, where his responsibilities included leading sales, marketing, services, and product management teams. Before transitioning to enterprise software, Shawn served in a number of manufacturing-focused roles at Procter & Gamble.

Shawn is widely recognized as a supply chain industry expert. He has contributed to dozens of industry publications and received recognition as a “Pro to Know” by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine multiple times. Well known on the speaker’s circuit, Shawn has been featured at a variety of venues, including the Paris Air Show, Defense Logistics, CSCMP, Interlog, Reverse Logistics, Field Service, ASFMI, and other conferences and events.

Shawn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from North Carolina State University.

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