Please join us for an interactive networking lunch session to learn more, and talk more about The Future of Procurement. Discover the latest trends and disruptions in the world of procurement and learn how to reap further business benefits including opportunities for tax optimisation and technology enablement, explained by Gartner’s Magic Quadrant procurement technology leader Coupa, our co-sponsor of the event.

Who should attend?

Passionate senior leaders in supply chain, procurement, finance and tax who are taking a great interest in the increasing strategic role of procurement, with the desire to bring the procurement function to life, working cross-functional and shifting its reputation from cost-cutting to value-creation, customer-centricity and business enablement.

Who will present?

Meet our speakers!

  • Rakeh Agawal, Partner, Advisory, KPMG in Singapore
  • Walter Kujipers, Partner, Advisory, KPMG in Singapore
  • Mark Addy, Partner, Energy & Natural Resources, Telecommunications, Media & Technology, Tax, KPMG in Singapore
  • LanPeng Chin, Director, Transfer Pricing Consulting, KPMG in Singapore
  • Raymond Ngan, Area Vice President Coupa Asia

What can you expect?

Time Topic Speaker
11:00am - 11:20am Registration & coffee -
11:20am - 11:30am Opening address
In the Future of Supply Chain, the pace of change is accelerating access to data and digital technology is changing the game. New operating models are appearing, and the workforce is in need of learning new skills. For supply chain executives this means one thing: we must evolve.
Rakesh Agawal, KPMG in Singapore
11:30am – 11:50am What is the future of procurement?
This session will focus on what leading procurement organisations should be doing to deal with disruption and stay relevant, changing the nature of services delivered and their engagement model with all stakeholders, focused on process – people & technology.
Walter Kujipers, KPMG in Singapore
11:50am – 12:00pm How to tax-optimize your procurement?
In this session, we share our insights on the key tax considerations and the benefits of a tax optimised procurement model and synergies that can be achieved by aligning tax with your procurement strategy.
Mark Addy & LanPeng Chin, KPMG in Singapore
12:00pm – 12:15pm Procurement spotlight: How to elevate the strategic value of your procurement function
In this session you will learn how Coupa enables procurement professionals to increase business relevance by driving innovation, increase agility, and deliver value faster to your organisation.
Raymond Ngan, Coupa Asia
12:15pm – 12:30pm Questions & Answers and closing
Open discussion, questions & answers on the future of procurement, followed by formal closing and invitation to the networking lunch.
Rakesh Agawal, KPMG in Singapore
12:30pm – 13:30pm Networking lunch

Does this sound interesting to you? Please join us and register by clicking on the button below. We look forward to seeing you at the event!

Tuesday, 13 December 2022

11:00am - 1:30pm

150 minutes

KPMG Clubhouse

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