In this article, José Luis Criado, Head of OneProcurement SAP & Enterprise Solutions at NTT DATA, analyses the importance of the purchasing function in the digital transformation of companies. Some of the challenges that the CPO (Chief Procurement Officer) must face involve ensuring stable costs and expenses or improving the efficiency of its buyers.
One of the significant improvements in this area is the evolution of applications in the cloud, enabling, among other things, access from any device or saving maintenance costs. That said, it is not enough to achieve a true transformation in this business area. OneProcurement was created with this objective in mind—a methodology made by NTT DATA to address these challenges.