Mr. Abadi was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer, Shrink Management and Merchandise Solutions, Checkpoint Systems, Inc. in June 2012. Previously he was President, Shrink Management Solutions since September 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Abadi served as Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer from October 2008, while also retaining responsibility for the Company’s procurement and systems supply chain, and Senior Vice President, Worldwide Operations from April 2006 to October 2008. He joined Checkpoint Systems in 2004 as Vice President and General Manager, Worldwide Research and Development.
During his career, Mr. Abadi worked in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North America. Prior to joining Checkpoint, he was Senior Vice President of Global Cross-Industry Practices at Atos Origin, an international consulting and systems-integration company and earlier, during his 18 years with Schlumberger, he held senior management positions in the telecom, smart cards, oil field and electricity markets.
Mr. Abadi holds a Master and Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.