Karen Bascou

Purchasing Manager – Governance & Digital Solutions, Hager Group on behalf of Apsolut

Karen Bascou is Purchasing Manager for Governance & Digital Solutions at Hager Group, where she and her team manage end to end projects as well as daily activities related to purchasing tools, processes and solutions – this includes purchasing compliance activities as well as tools and processes continuous improvement activities.

Before working for Hager Group Karen worked for different companies including Schneider Electric. She also worked abroad in countries like France, Iceland, Hungary and Spain, among others. After successfully leading several continuous improvement and industry 4.0 projects, Karen now applies her know-how in purchasing.

Session Details

Bringing Strategic Sourcing to the Cloud – A Case Study 

As Purchasing Manager at Hager Group, Karen will be sharing the process she and her team followed in selecting and implementing a new strategic sourcing tool for the Group.  This case study will cover the challenges in meeting the original implementation timeline and provide advice and learnings from the project managers perspective along with challenges along the way.

By attending this session you will:

> Gain honest & practical insights!

> Gain advice for your search for the right sourcing tool!

> Gain insights into a major international implementation project!