COVID-19/Coronavirus

CIPS Australasia Conference and Supply Management Awards - Update: 31 March 2020

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GEORGIE FARMER

BIOGRAPHY

Group Manager, Sourcing Strategy and Operations, Microsoft Procurement 

Wednesday 17 July – 16:20

Panel discussion: The evolving value proposition of procurement across today’s business

Georgie is a senior leader with over 15years experience driving business transformation regionally and globally for indirect Procurement services. Georgie joined Microsoft Asia in 2008 and has since held various roles in global operations, business engagement, category and supplier management. She is currently leading a global strategy for Events at Microsoft. Prior to Microsoft, Georgie was the VP of Travel APAC for JPMorganChase and started her career in sales within the payments and airline industries.

Georgie is inspired by digital transformation and passionate about helping customers reach their full potential. She serves on the Asia Advisory Board of the Professional Conventions and Meetings Association (PCMA), holds a MBA from the Australian Graduate School Entrepreneurship and MCIPS.