Pierre Mitchell

Managing Director and Chief Research Officer
AZUL PARTNERS, INC. and SPEND MATTERS
Pierre leads procurement research and IP development at Spend Matters, and is the chief architect of the firm’s industry leading SolutionMapSM framework.  He has 30 years of industry, advisory, and research experience and is a recognized digital procurement transformation expert specializing in advanced supply processes, practices, metrics, and enabling digital tools and services.  Previously, Pierre led procurement research at The Hackett Group, and also coined the term “guided buying” in his role as the industry’s first procurement technology market analyst at AMR Research (now part of Gartner Group).