Alex McGregor

Digital Procurement: Tech-enabled Excellence

Digital integration into procurement strategies has been a trend we have been observing for many years now. Since the beginning of 2020, strategies in procurement have seen a major shift due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Understandably, organisations have been more reactive than tactical due to many external influences, including changes in their supply chain. Although…
Students

Category Management – the future of higher education procurement

Building a high-performance procurement function in Higher Education is not without its challenges; Budgets are often highly devolved to departments and faculties, The culture is generally “softer” – focusing on people rather than commercials Spend can often be fragmented across multiple contracts and suppliers having been contracted on a requirement-by-requirement basis Whilst academic stakeholders…