Augustine Chalissery

Augustine Chalissery

Founder & CEO, SPD – SourceProcureDeliver

Augustine Chalissery’s Professional career spanned from 1985 to 2001 where he headed multi-national Logistics
companies as a Senior Corporate Executive in India, Saudi Arabia and Dubai, UAE.
He ventured into Entrepreneurship in Jan 2002. Set-up AGL Group, Dubai, UAE, that had interests ranging from
Consulting & Advisory, Freight Forwarding & Logistics, Polymers & Petroleum products, Minerals & Ores, Steel
Fabrication and Trading.
He is a Serial Entrepreneur, Mentor, Social Entrepreneur and an Independent Executive Director on the Board.
As a Marketing Professional he designs "go-to- market", "sales management" "distribution" and "supply chain"
strategies for the un-structured sector of farmers, craftsmen, artisans, rural entrepreneurs, rural innovators,
individuals, micro, small and medium enterprises as well as start-ups, e-commerce companies and the corporate
sector.
As an IT Specialist he expertise is in customizing and automating the workflows, processes, (process automation)
tasks and standard operating procedures (SOP's) that loop all the internal and external participants involved in
completing a transaction. 25 years of experience in developing Business Process Management Software solutions
and leading teams of programmers on specific projects.
His hands-on Operations Management experience is in diverse industries like Freight Forwarding, Commodity
Trading, Steel Fabrication, Mining of Minerals and Ores, Oil and Gas – machinery and spares, IT Hardware and
Cabling solutions, Cool Chain Management, Project Cargo Management, Over-dimensional Cargo, Project Logistics,
Warehousing and PAN-India Distribution.
He re-located to India in August 2011 and set-up SPD – SourceProcureDeliver in Mumbai in December 2012.
He conducts seminars and workshops on Women Empowerment, Stress Management, Personality Development to
the under privileged sections of Society in Hindi and Marathi. His passion lies in working towards offering an equal
opportunity to the marginalized sections of Society, by providing them a level playing field. He works strenuously
with the Rural populace . He puts to use his expertise in Supply Chain Management and e-commerce as an
Aggregator to build market place platforms for the unbranded segments.
SPD is a Fourth party Logistics (4PL) Provider, Systems Integrator and Aggregator.