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Ericsson Key Note Speaker at Source 2 Pay Summit 2016 in Stockholm

Press Release   •   Dec 22, 2015 13:10 CET

Key Note: The Ericsson centralizing cost and process management transformation journey

Ericsson is going through a major transformation journey where staying local and close to the customer is vital but cost and process management are being centralized. The Ericsson transformation journey is quite unique with big spend volumes, 2 million external PO’s and 3,5 million invoices per year. With 28 000 suppliers and 142 categories. In this session you will hear how Ericsson are choosing to use industry best practice set up from different spend areas creating a unique Ericsson gearbox.

- How do you stay local and close to the customer and at the same time enable cost and process

centralization?

- What are the lessons learned from studying industry best practice?

- Who is doing what during the transformation journey?

- How are Ericsson making sure set strategies are realized?

Lotta Carlsson, Head of Sourcing Proces Management & Jenny Sundell, Sourcing Process Specialist, Ericsson

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