The Team

The Team

Alex Hewes

Director and Senior Consultant


Alex Hewes is a Supply Chain & Logistics professional with over 25 years experience in the industry.

Throughout his career he has helped both client and supply side companies grow their business through modernisation and best practice adoption in supply chain management.

He has held several senior leadership roles in a diverse range of companies – from blue chip FTSE100 enterprises to SMEs, including 2 board level operations directorships.

Alex has a passion for Lean Logistics and delivering bottom line improvement. He has a black belt in lean Six Sigma and is a practitioner in Management of Portfolios. He holds a fellowship with the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and is a member of the Institute of Directors (IOD).

With excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, Alex has extensive experience aligning large teams across multiple organisational divisions and seeing complex projects through from conception to completion.

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Josh Hewes

Project Manager


Josh Hewes is a young logistics professional with over 2 years of operational experience building a career in the industry.

Throughout his career so far, he has held coaching and team management positions within large enterprise operations in flagship warehouses both established and start-ups.

Having worked in a variety of operations from large enterprise flagships to SME operations, Josh has experience in a number of types and style of operation and through this, has a keen eye, understanding and passion for operational and continuous improvement.

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Sarah Marstin

PA to Director


Sarah has joined HSCS to support the team and the growth of the business providing structure and administrative support.

Sarah comes from a background in Office management and administration, bringing her wealth of experience across both corporate and small businesses to support both our customers and our expanding team.”





Stefan Winiarski

Project Manager

Stefan Winiarski is a Supply Chain and Logistics professional with over 30 years of experience within the Automotive, Defence, Aerospace, Logistics, NHS Supply Chain and the UK Health Support Agency.

Stefan has worked throughout all levels of the business’ he has worked for, including analyst, supervisory levels through to Supply Chain Manager, Operational and General Manager leadership roles.

He has worked in all areas of the Supply Chain environ covering planning, sourcing, making, quality, delivery and return.
With extensive practical and process experience, he has helped drive improvements in multiple areas including lean, cost, rationalisation/optimisation, process, projects, strategic planning, H&S, training and colleague development.

Using a collaborative, honest, mentoring approach, he has helped lead both clients and suppliers to adopt best practices and achieve business goals, most recently helping DHL in supporting the UK Government in it’s Pandemic PPE and PRC testing kit programs, which resulted in the proud awarding of the “Supply Chain Team of the Year” for 2022 by the NHS England Supply Chain Excellence Awards panel.





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