The C-suite is constantly challenged to balance responsiveness to the business needs, while avoiding missteps or misperceptions which could end up on the front page. The CPO faces the additional burden of responsibility for supplier compliance “beyond the four walls”. Jan Fokke van den Bosch, Global CPO at ING Bank, discusses how his organization ensures regulatory compliance – both internally and across the extended supply chain.
Jan Fokke is the Chief Procurement Officer of ING, responsible for the total spend of approximately € 4 billion worldwide. Jan Fokke joined ING Bank in November 2011, after 10 years as a partner at A.T. Kearney management consultants.
Jan Fokke has more than 15 years experience in procurement and supply chain management in various industries, like automotive, high tech, consumer goods and financial institutions. Jan Fokke holds a degree in business economics, with emphasis in Marketing, from RSM.