NEWS covestroSpeaker

Dirk Jan de With

December 22, 2015 · Allgemein

Time to announce our second key note speaker! Covestro’s high level keynote speaker will be Dirk Jan de With, Chief Procurement Officer since April 2015.

Dirk Jan de With has spent 27 years with Unilever in The Netherlands, Germany, Israel, Italy and Switzerland and held senior management positions in all areas of the Supply Chain. He has been leading the Supply Chain in Unilever Israel, Planning & Customer Service for Ice Cream Europe and established the Unilever Supply Chain Company in Switzerland and implemented SAP across all operations in Europe. In his most recent role he was leading Ingredients Procurement and implemented Sustainable Sourcing in line with the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan. Now he is Chief Procurement Officer at Covestro and he will share his view on the UTPC 2016 topic ‘In Quest of Competitive Advantage: The Power of Purchasing’. 

Curious about what Dirk Jan de With will share with us in his speech? Interested in Covestro? Then apply for the UTPC 2016!

Universiteit Twente

Postbus 217

7500 AE Enschede

t.a.v.: UTPC Stichting, Ravelijn

The Netherlands

Authorized representatives:

Jan Sebastian Steffen (Chairman)

Elisa Vincent (Secretary)

Torben Taros (Treasurer)