Procurement – managing the uncertainty?

In what direc­tion is pro­cu­re­ment going and at what speed?“ This was one of the big ques­ti­ons at this year’s World Pro­cu­re­ment Con­gress. „Speed is a ques­ti­on of direc­tion,“ said Nan­di­ni Bas­ut­ha­kur, CEO of Pro­cu­re­ment Lea­ders, during her ope­ning speech at the Con­gress. The ans­wer was fier­ce­ly deba­ted at the two-day event, which focu­sed on fin­ding ways in which func­tion can pro­vi­de a com­pe­ti­ti­ve advan­ta­ge in a fast-paced world.