Driving Innovation Through Procurement w/ Dr. Marcell Vollmer

May 09 2018

Dr. Marcell Vollmer joins SIG CEO and President Dawn Tiura on The Sourcing Industry Landscape to talk about his role as Chief Digital Officer of SAP Ariba.

Dr. Vollmer discusses his role as Chief Procurement Officer during SAP's acquisition of Ariba and touches on the challenges and opportunities that occur during a major business integration.

Drawing from examples of leading companies that drive innovation through procurement, Dr. Vollmer says procurement must transform into a value-added function by focusing on the strategic tasks to drive hard savings, compliance and define future innovations and sustainable supply chains.