President of Global Supply Chain B.V & CPO, Henkel
Bertrand Conquéret looks back to a career in different countries and divisions at Henkel in which transformation and continuous learning was a constant companion; transforming procurement into a global and leading Source to Pay organization, managing global roles in Human Resources, the fusion of IT and Shared Service Center department to form Henkel’s Integrated Business Solutions, starting up and leading the transformation journey of Henkel’s Global Supply Chain organization since 2015. Embracing Henkel’s commitment to Sustainability, Bertrand was one of the six founding CPOs of the Together for Sustainability (TfS) initiative kicked off in 2011, aiming to develop and establish a global Together for Sustainability (TfS) initiative kicked off in 2011, aiming to develop and establish a global standard for environmental, social, and governance performance of global chemical supply chains. Being a member of the steering group since its beginnings, Bertrand was elected as TfS President in May 2019 to enhance growth and global and regional collaboration further and foster the sustainability impact of the 37 member companies and their associated procurement teams. Bertrand is one of the two co founders of the Sustainable Procurement Pledge, introduced in October 2019. SPP addresses all procurement professionals, academics, and stakeholders worldwide to commit to the five principles of the Pledge to boost impact, enhance capabilities, encourage leadership, and foster a sustainability mindset across all procurement activities and decision-making processes.