Lend Lease, an international property and infrastructure group, is using Ariba’s cloud solutions to build a transparent, globally compliant procurement process across its UK-based operations.
Within the Ariba Network, Lend Lease UK will use Ariba Discovery for matching business buyers and sellers globally, to find suppliers. The company will also use Ariba Sourcing On-demand to more efficiently negotiate with its trading partners and manage interactions with them through award optimisation and savings tracking.
“As a provider of property management and construction services involving public funds and authorities, it is critical that we have a standard, best practice process for sourcing goods and services that we can use to drive savings, efficiencies and compliance with the various regulations,” said Nigel McKay, head of procurement and supply chain – Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Lend Lease. “Ariba provides us with an open platform through which we can collaborate both internally and with external partners to achieve this goal.”
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