Adam Cummins

Adam Cummins is a Principal in the Global Portfolio Solutions group, focused on identifying and driving cost and value creation opportunities for Carlyle portfolio companies. He is based in Washington, DC. 

For the past 9 years, Adam was a Director with West Monroe, a Management Consulting firm that provides professional consulting services to businesses across many industries, including consumer and industrial products, energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, life sciences, private equity, retail, and software and high tech. During that time, Adam served as the contracted PMO lead for Carlyle’s Global Portfolio Solutions Procurement team.  Adam has over 20 years of outsourcing, strategic sourcing, contracts negotiations and program management experience. He previously held a number of supply chain executive roles, including serving as the acting Chief Procurement Officer for a global IT outsourcer with over $7B in annual spend. 

Adam has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia and is completing a Master of Science in Supply chain Management at the University of Tennessee’s Global Supply Chain Institute.