Female Procurement Professionals Talk About Their Career Choice – Spend Matters

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By Nancy Clinton

In support of International Women’s Day we have been talking with Carina Hoogeveen, senior director of marketing EMEA at contract lifecycle management experts Icertis. Carina has published a story of her career in procurement on LinkedIn, where she outlines the importance of championing women in the industry and of course in technology.

Here’s a snapshot from her posting:

“As a senior female, I am honoured to support initiatives that help elevate fellow women. We need to pull each other up and push each other to take risks and excel. For each of us, our job is to ensure that we are mindful about our own behaviours and to ensure that we are continuing to create an environment where the people we work with can be themselves, have equal access to opportunities, and those with less …