Ilija Ugrinic

Director, Proactis

Ilija has been assisting leading organisations within the area of Spend Management for the past 14 years. He has been helping customers of the calibre of Debenhams, P&O Ferrymasters and Screwfix Direct to achieve proven, tangible benefits through a consultative led approach of combining performance benchmarking, innovative software solutions and process best practice.

At Proactis, Ilija is the Group Commercial Director and works closely with customers, prospects and strategic partners to promote Proactis solutions and services across the entire spectrum of Spend Management

Proactis has continued to rapidly grow to become one of the global market leaders for Spend Management, driving proven cost reduction, process efficiency, compliance and governance for organisations around the world with innovative solutions and services.


Session Details

Key Procurement Trends and Predictions You Need to Know

As our operating environments, business structures, and technology capabilities evolve it can be difficult to build strong, yet flexible strategies that consistently drive excellence through procurement. In this session, we’ll look at the most pressing trends and predictions that you face today and offer advice on how to leverage them.


By attending this session you will:

> Understand the key priorities of senior procurement leaders.
> Grasp the top trends and how they impact procurement.
> Take away practical advice to help shape your strategy.


 What Does The Next-Generation Procurement Operating Model Look Like?

Technology, processes, digital, data, insights, governance and culture – how do you organise these key operating components to drive new levels of significant value through procurement?

In this session, we’ll show you not only what the next-generation of procurement looks like, but also offer tangible advice on how to build it.


By attending this session you will:

> Have a clear vision on the future of procurement.
> Understand the make-up of an effective procurement operating model.
> Take away practical advice to deliver new levels of value.