How are current drivers impacting indirect sourcing and procurement?
Businesses need to operate in uncertain economic times, understand how the increasing digitalization will impact strategies and operations and constantly increase compliance. In this session you will learn how UPM are considering the above challenges and can benchmark your strategies and operations, learn how UPM;
- Ensure supply is competitive in all market conditions
- Identify and Implement (simple/practical/low cost) ways to leverage digitalization in inbound supply mgmt.
- Translate Responsible Sourcing to competitive advantage for UPM businesses
Discuss the above topic with Nina during Theme Discussion sessions. Once you register to join you will get a link via which you choose four discussions during the day. Seats come at a first come first served basis.
Nina is Sourcing Director Indirect Material and Services at UPM. She is Managing and developing a team of sourcing professionals overseeing several spend categories. She is defining and developing holistic category strategies for specific spend sub-categories. She develops collaborative relationships with key internal Senior Business stakeholders and strategic suppliers and improving efficiency and productivity for corporate objectives and industry best practices.
Through the renewing of the bio and forest industries, UPM is building a sustainable future across six business areas: UPM Biorefining, UPM Energy, UPM Raflatac, UPM Paper Asia, UPM Paper Europe and North America and UPM Plywood. Their products are made of renewable raw materials and are recyclable. UPM serve their customers worldwide. The group employs around 19,600 people and its annual sales are approximately € 10 billion. UPM shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. UPM – The Biofore Company – www.upm.com