Chicago—March 20, 2012—Spend analysis company BravoSolution appointed Gregory S. Thomas to serve as a member of BravoSolution’s consulting and sourcing education teams. The former PepsiCo procurement executive will help companies accelerate procurement performance, increase technology adoption and bring more spend under management.
“BravoSolution’s continued success stems from our ability to provide customers with the perfect mix of people, process and technology,” said Marc Bergeron, General Manager of BravoSolution U.S. “Greg is one of the most respected minds in procurement and his front line experience as a practitioner will add immense value to our customers.”
Prior to PepsiCo, Thomas held senior positions with Quaker Oats and Van den Bergh Foods (of Unilever).
“After spending the past 25 years as a practitioner, I understand what it takes to build a successful procurement team, manage internal cost-cutting pressures and drive strong supplier relationships,” said Thomas. “Today’s volatile landscape makes effective supply chain management more important and challenging than ever before. My goal is to leverage my experience to help customers take a more holistic and strategic approach to procurement,” he concluded.