For procurement to truly fulfill the needs of its customers, both internal and external, its critical to strike a balance between control and speed. This requires transforming and developing the capabilities, processes and technology available to your function to be more flexible and more customer-centric. Only through simplicity, precision and a clearly defined culture can your team be able to build agility both into the supply chain and into the way your organisation meets its purchasing needs.
This webinar will look at how you build that culture and align around the real challenge of fast-changing market scenarios and customer goals.
- Understanding what agility means to the business and how procurement might adapt
- The keys to bringing speed into purchasing activities, whilst monitoring and managing risk
- Developing a supplier management strategy that affords adaptability and quick response
Head of Operating Supply Procurement
Gianluca Colombo is currently in charge of Operating Supply Procurement for Ferrero Group. In this role, he leads and manages the Packaging, Graphic Chain, Logistics and Distribution Procurement functions both at strategic and operational level, while developing new Procurement models, and an integrated Procurement approach for Ferrero Group.
Regional Vice President
Rhys Bush is Regional Vice President for Avetta. He is responsible for implementation of commercial and operational strategy, leading a multi-discipline, multi-lingual team. His focus is on development of blue-chip client relationships that add value to all supply chain stakeholders. Rhys has 20 years of experience in B2B consulting and SaaS technology within the supply chain risk management field.
Director of Content and Community
Steve Hall is Director of Content and Community at Procurement Leaders. He is the former editor of Procurement Leaders Magazine and oversees the development of content across print and digital platforms. Steve combines a background in journalism with experience in helping build an award-winning product for a global community of procurement executives. He draws on a decade in business publishing, providing quality coverage to senior business leaders. Prior to Procurement Leaders, Steve worked in legal publishing.