Valekumar Krishnan spoke at the CPO Forum India in Mumbai. The conference was attended by industry luminaries such as Saurabh Tiwari (AVP Strategic Sourcing at Mondelez Internationa), Shashank Raodeo ( Senior General Manager, Supply Chain at Mahindra & Mahindra) and Arun Bhanumurty (Head of Operations, Crop Protection at BASF) to name a few.
Valekumar Krishnan spoke on "The End of Business as Usual in Procurement"Ã¯Â¾Â. This covered
a. The Evolution of Procurement
b. Challenges & Future Trends
c. Game Changers in Procurement
Valekumar Krishnan is a Senior Research Manager at Beroe. His area of expertise is in indirect buying categories and also the oil and gas industry with special interest in strategic sourcing, category management, cost optimization and supplier relationship management for many industries ranging from life sciences to CPG. He enables procurement decision making that influences spends of over $ 100 billion, at Fortune 500 companies.