q Homero Escandón - Business Reporter

Homero has over 24 years’ experience in Operations and Supply Chain roles across multiple industries.
He is currently Vice President of Manufacturing (Opex & Supply Chain) for Biotix, Inc. – a world class
manufacturer of laboratory consumables and liquid handling solutions. He is also currently President of
ASCM San Diego Chapter. Prior to Biotix, Homero held positions at Northrop Grumman, LISI Aerospace,
and United Technologies Corporation. Homero also spent 11 years active duty in the United States
Marine Corps, including two deployments to Iraq in support of the Global War on Terrorism.
Homero holds a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership and a Master of Business
Administration. His certifications include Certified Supply Chain Professional – Fellow (CSCP-F), Certified
in Logistics, Transportation & Distribution – Fellow (CLTD-F), Certified in Production & Inventory
Management (CPIM), Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (LSSMBB), Project Management Professional
(PMP), Certified Professional in Distribution & Warehousing (CPDW), Certified Supplier Quality
Professional (CSQP), and Certified DISC Practitioner.

Homero is a Lead Lean instructor at Biotix. He is also a Master APICS Instructor, teaches extended
learning programs at CSU San Marcos, and teaches supply chain courses at University of Arizona Global

In his time away from work, teaching, & volunteering; Homero enjoys cooking, bike riding, hiking,
watching 80’s movies, and reading.