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Hello, my name is Iain Campbell-McKenna, and this is “Procurement in 5-minutes.” That’s right, in 5-minutes I promise to tackle some of the biggest challenges and deepest questions our profession and industry face on a day-to-day basis.

In today’s 5-minutes I welcome senior procurement executive and long-time industry expert, René Gotfredsen to answer the question:

How can procurement understand its capabilities and maturity?

How mature is your procurement department? Procurement maturity is a question that is frequently asked by leaders, especially in times of great change or turmoil such as what we are experiencing today. From the assessment of negotiation ability to the use of digital tools knowing how to rate your team’s performance is the “To Do” at the top of many CPOs list.

As an industry leader and veteran of more than 20 years, René Gotfredsen understands the challenges procurement professionals face on a daily basis. According to René being up to the task is as much of a continuous journey as much as it is a destination Today he explains what that journey entails by answering the question; ” How can procurement understand its capabilities and maturity?”

Visit René’s LinkedIn profile @: https://www.linkedin.com/in/renegotfredsen/