Kraft Foods Joins Speaker Lineup at the IT Sourcing and Procurement Summit

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Kraft Foods to Speak at IT Sourcing and Procurement Summit San Francisco this August

ITSP Summit comes to San Francisco

ITSP Summit comes to San Francisco

Emon Sobhan’s procurement career has spanned multiple industries including CPG, Financial, and Tech. As the Associate Director of IT Procurement at Kraft he is leading his team to reposition Procurement as a strategic partner to the IT organization.

Emon Sobhan, Associate Director at Kraft Foods, will be speaking at the IT Sourcing and Procurement hosted by GSMI at the Marines’ Memorial Club, in San Francisco this August 21-22nd.

Emon’s presentation entitled, “How to Understand the Nuances of Software Sales in IT Procurement,” will cover the sales approach to procurement. Emon will discuss how obtaining the software sales perspective will strengthen skills necessary for procurement professionals. The presentation will shed light on how it is necessary to understand both the selling and buying side of IT software.

Emon Sobhan’s procurement career has spanned multiple industries including CPG, Financial, and Tech. As the Associate Director of IT Procurement at Kraft he is leading his team to reposition Procurement as a strategic partner to the IT organization.

Prior to joining Kraft, Emon left the procurement field to briefly sell enterprise software. Before learning he was a terrible salesman, Emon built, led, and developed the IT sourcing team at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Emon has also worked at IBM & Dell in global commodity management roles, overseeing $1Billion in spend shortly after graduating from Michigan State University with a BA in Supply Chain Management.

As GSMI’s premier IT event, ITSPS 2013 will showcase some of the industry’s top innovators, leaders, and frontrunners. This two day event will provide workshops and applicable strategies for procurement and strategic sourcing professionals to utilize and make their company succeed.

Tickets are now on sale for the San Fran summit. Delegates may register before July 12th to receive $100 early bird discount. Group discounts are available.

About GSMI:

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