Aron Gunkelman joined Savills in 2017 working at the Rutherford, New Jersey office. As a member of the Industrial Services Group, Aron works with business leaders delivering supply chain consulting, market research and transaction services. His experience allows him to advise clients with real estate strategies and solutions, which may function globally or domestically. Advisory work includes strategic planning, network modeling, food chain management, rapid fulfillment, capacity planning and lease negotiation.
Prior to joining Savills, Aron’s experience included agribusiness operations, contract negotiation and supply chain management. He began his career as an Agribusiness Advisor for the Peace Corps in Cameroon, Africa. While there, he worked for the Ministry of Agriculture focusing on extension services within cocoa and coffee. After the Peace Corps, Aron worked as an associate analyst for C&S Wholesale Grocers’ supply chain and trade relations department. Lastly, Aron moved onto becoming the global supply chain manager at Agrovia Cacao.
Aron’s background in supply chain management, combined with his analytical aptitude, systems orientation, and experience in industrial real estate, make him a unique and valuable asset to his clients.
Awards, Achievements and Activities
Always willing to advance industry, Aron is a member of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and the Warehousing Education Research Council (WERC). Aron is also a member of the Returned Peace Corps of New Jersey and the Sierra Club.
Lynn University, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration and Management
- George Mason University, Master of Arts, Global Trade
- International Paper
- Melissa & Doug
- Le Tote
- Supply Chain