We are a global organization that is divided into three strategic and operational units including Direct Procurement, Indirect Procurement and Strategy, Processes and Operations. Together, we are responsible for procurement in the regions Europe, North- & South America as well as Asia-Pacific.
- Direct Strategic Procurement: Our teams in Direct Procurement purchase raw materials such as raffinates and bio-based raw materials, packaging materials and logistic solutions.
- Indirect Strategic Procurement: Our colleagues in Indirect Procurement purchase technical equipment, technical services as well as IT, business, travel and mobility services.
- Strategy, Processes & Operations: Our colleagues in the Strategy, Processes & Operations team work on organizational development topics, develop and drive sustainability efforts, ensure compliance and manage the purchase-to-pay process, operational Procurement as well as the corresponding IT landscape.
Over 380 colleagues are committed to delivering the best possible service to our internal and external stakeholders, driving innovation and promoting sustainability along our global supply chain every day.
We spend more than 13.6b EUR annually on raw materials, goods, services, logistics and packaging materials.