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 | Apr 2021

Ep 32 Procurement in 2021 | An interview with Paul Coppens (Pt 1)

Our latest from Inside Procurement is the first in a five-part video interview series with Paul Coppens, Founder & MD, 4PX Consulting, and former Senior Director Supplier Excellence, Johnson & Johnson.

In part 1, Omer Abdullah interviews Paul to explore how Procurement has changed as a result of COVID – from companies redefining goals and objectives, to creating flexibility at the supplier base.

Watch the full video for more insights, and the biggest priorities for procurement in 2021.

In our next four video interviews with Paul Coppens, we will cover the topics of Category Management, Risk in Procurement, Supplier Enabled Innovation and Supplier Engagement. Stay tuned for part 2 later in April

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  • Omer Abdullah

    Omer Abdullah is Chief Commercial Officer and Co-founder for The Smart Cube. He works with Procurement and Strategy leaders at global organisations, transforming their teams to become value-driven and insight-led.  Omer has more than 30 years of management consulting and global corporate and industry experience across North America, Europe, and Asia. His prior roles include A.T. Kearney (North America), Warner Lambert (USA), and The Perrier Group (Asia-Pacific). Omer has an MBA from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, USA, and a BBA from the University of East Asia.