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Deloitte webinar: How CPOs can tackle an increasingly complex world of procurement

Today’s procurement organizations are facing increased complexity from an array of sources — economic downturns, working with mega-suppliers, global trade issues and digital transformation, said Ryan Flynn, Principal Deloitte Consulting, in a webinar that explored the findings of Deloitte’s 2019 Global Chief Procurement Officer Survey.

While these complexities present challenges for procurement leaders, they can also be a means to increase procurement’s influence across entire organizations.

Deloitte’s survey — this year titled “Complexity: Overcoming Obstacles and Seizing Opportunities” — offers insight into how CPOs can evaluate their current situations and take actions that will secure a more successful future.

The Procurement Analysts’ Reel Bonus Episode – An Interview with Magnus Bergfors

By now, unless you've been under a rock or glued to the coverage of public impeachment hearings kicking off in the U.S., you've hopefully seen that Magnus Bergfors has joined the august Spend Matters analyst team this week. To learn even more about what makes Magnus tick — in his own words — Jenny Draper, GM of Spend Matters Europe, recently had a chance to coax those words out of him firsthand, in a podcast interview about his specific expertise and how he views current procurement technology trends. Click through to listen to the episode!