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Alcott Global Podcast: Apple’s Supply Chain, China, and Vision Pro

Oct 11, 2023

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In Episode #161 of Leaders in Supply Chain and Logistics Podcast, Radu Palamariu, Managing Director Asia Pacific & Europe of Alcott Global interviewed Patrick McGee, Correspondent at Financial Times.

Listen to the full episode here.

Key highlights of this episode:

  • How Patrick started writing about tech, specifically Apple

  • Opinion on Apple’s Vision Pro and AI as a driving force

  • Geopolitical challenges for Apple’s supply chain and manufacturing

  • How will the conflict between China and Taiwan affect Apple

  • What is next for Apple and the future of tech companies

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As a writer focused on covering Apple and technology in the US, Patrick shared his insights on the different challenges the tech giant is facing today, specifically the geopolitical issues between China and Taiwan. He also shared the current situation and future of Apple’s supply chain and manufacturing- is it possible for them to move their supply chain? Additionally, he also shared his own opinion on Apple’s newest development, Vision Pro, and how AI will affect the future of the tech world.?

About Patrick McGee

Patrick McGee is the FT’s San Francisco correspondent covering Apple and US technology. He was previously in Frankfurt, writing about the Volkswagen scandal and the challenge to German carmakers from electric vehicles and self-driving tech. He joined the Financial Times in 2013 to cover Asian markets from Hong Kong.

He was previously a bond reporter at the Wall Street Journal in New York. He has a Master’s in Global Diplomacy from Soas, University of London, and a degree in religious studies from the University of Toronto.

About Leaders in Supply Chain Podcast

Leaders in Supply Chain and Logistics Podcast is one of Alcott Global’s projects focused on bringing some of the best thought leaders in the industry, picking their brains, and sharing their insights with as many interested listeners as possible. They want to connect you with global experts, thought leaders, and executives in the supply chain. They talk about Supply Chain and Logistics leading-edge technologies, leadership stories, and personal success habits.

Alcott Global connects and upgrades the supply chain ecosystem by finding the right talent through executive search, developing talent through learning solutions, and meeting supply chain technology needs through a comprehensive crunch-based marketplace.

The host, Radu Palamariu, is the co-author of “From Source to Sold - Stories of Leadership in Supply Chain”. He has been named one of the top 3 Global Supply Chain Influencers on LinkedIn and was featured in Forbes, Bloomberg, WEF, Bangkok Post, and MIT Supply Chain Talent magazine. Radu invites executives to share stories and perspectives around technology, logistics, e-commerce, supply chain, and manufacturing, and their views on how the future will look, on his Leaders is Supply Chain Podcast channel. All episodes are available on iTunes, Spotify, and Google Podcasts.

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