Mr Markus Flamman who is a Procurement Professional and Partner in Portfolio, is currently with the CIPS Singapore Branch as a Permanent Committee Member. He is also an Advisor to Vu Marcoms, a Public Relations and Marketing consultancy, and Vu Marcoms start-up suite-Olive and Latte ABS, engagevu and Elab Perspectives Collab.
Markus is a strategic Procurement Head with 13 years of Procurement, Project, RealEstate & Facility management expertise in Europe and Asia, and with experience in various industries from Banking and Finance, Oil and Gas, Government trade and relations, and Travel Solutions and Hospitality. Markus has been with companies such as Caltex, RBC and ABN Amro and most recently HRS.
Markus graduated with double degrees both in Law & Organizational behaviour. He is focused on Team development, Optimizing cost and competitive strategies, raising efficiency, Process Re-engineering Design & Implementing continuous improvement Initiatives, Governance and Risk Reduction. His expertise includes managing and reducing commercial risk & cost in established as well as (semi-) greenfield environments.
Markus has managed teams in various sizes both locally & regionally with a focus on talent management. Being a passionate thought leader, he preaches and trains on modern Procurement concepts, and has been the speaker at several forums and master classes, including but not limited to APAC CPO forum, ACTE, CTF, EGF Asia and ProcureCon.