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Goodbye Spend Matters Europe – Hello the World!

Some readers may have observed recently that when you click on a Spend Matters UK/Europe article to read it in full, it takes you to […]

Outsourcing professional services with Bloom – the shape of things to come

In case you haven’t heard of Bloom Procurement Services (which if you work in the field of professional services, or indeed hire professional services, then […]

Meeting Michael — Coupa’s new CPO on procurement at its most pivotal time

We were delighted to talk with Michael van Keulen recently - the new CPO at Coupa. Michael had been in the seat for just two […]

IBM – The procurement people behind the Big Blue

Unless you’ve been to some of the procurement-focused events in recent years, you’d be forgiven for thinking IBM were keeping a relatively low profile, given […]

IWD: Women in Procurement – what makes it an attractive career?

In supporting International Women’s Day and in conjunction with Carina Hoogeveen, senior director of marketing EMEA at Icertis, we have gathered the thoughts and insight […]

IWD: Women in Procurement share their voices

In support of International Women’s Day on March 8, we have been talking with Carina Hoogeveen, senior director of marketing EMEA at contract lifecycle management […]

IWD: Data Classification – AI and RPA are NOT taking over the world according to this expert

We mentioned here in our overview of eWorld last week that we met a lady who ‘cleans, fixes and classifies dirty spend data’ and maintains […]

A chat with Avetta’s ‘new’ CEO – what the next 12 months hold for Europe (Part 2)

Yesterday we wrote about the first half of our interview with the fairly new CEO of Avetta to catch up with plans for Europe following […]

How to start a career in Procurement

As we enter a new year of new opportunities, you might be considering a new career. It’s true that some careers have more appeal than […]

The Spend Matters Analyst Team – What Makes Them Great!

The culmination of Spend Matters’ research efforts, including getting out into the procurement world, meeting vendors, getting to know their products, services and culture inside-out, […]

What do your Procurement career development options look like?

'Procurement & Spend Management Insider,' the report that looks at conditions and trends in the European procurement recruitment market, from international recruitment firm Edbury Daley, […]

More on Magnus – Our New Spend Matters Analyst

As you likely heard yesterday, Spend Matters has procured a new analyst – Magnus Bergfors – and we are thrilled about working with him. One […]