|2011 New England Supply Chain Conference and Exhibition - Roy Anderson
VP of Procurement Services, Metasys Technologies, Inc.
Anderson is the Vice President of Procurement Services at Metasys Technologies
Inc., where he collaborates with customers to provide comprehensive procurement
services in order to increase supply chain efficiency and effectiveness. Working
in partnership with the client’s Procurement operation, Roy and his team provide
the technology and the staffing for spend analytics, procure to pay services,
strategic sourcing and supplier management. They incorporate market leading
category expertise to enable high performance procurement operations and build
partnerships with the client’s internal customers to optimize spend results.
Roy is the former Chief Procurement Officer for State Street Bank and Vice
President of Global Procurement for MetLife. Prior to joining MetLife, he worked
as a director of purchasing at John Hancock Financial Services during their
demutualization, and he was also the director of purchasing operations for
Fidelity Investments. He has worked as purchasing manager in commercial and
military manufacturing facilities for Textron Corp. and Raytheon Company.
Roy has built data driven, high performing global sourcing teams in the US,
India, Korea and Mexico, with a focus on building collaboration across the
organization, creating transformation teams and driving savings to the
Roy has thirteen years of experience working supply chain within commercial and
military manufacturing, sourcing electrical, mechanical and subassembly
components. He has seventeen years of experience driving Procurement in
Financial Institutions, working areas including Legal, Variable Workforce,
Marketing, Print, IT, Facilities and Professional Services. He has designed, and
integrated global travel programs driving demand management and improved
associate safety. Roy has built multi-tiered staff training and coaching,
incorporated into individual experiential development plans. He has been
successful at implementing e-procurement, supplier risk management, and supplier
performance and governance programs as well as building green initiatives,
supplier diversity programs and change management initiatives. Roy holds a BS
and MBA from Babson College of Wellesley, Massachusetts.
Metasys Technologies, Inc. Overview
Metasys Technologies, Inc. (MTI) was founded in January 2000 with the mission to
provide best-in-class business and technology solutions to help its customers
win in the global marketplace. Starting with an initial focus on IT Consulting
and professional staffing, MTI has expanded its services portfolio and
geographic footprint. Now, MTI services its clients globally and its enhanced
niche service offerings include:
Managed Services Program (MSP – workforce management) – Management of the entire
Labor Commodity including sourcing, procurement, payment and supplier
Sourcing & Procurement Solutions – Management of any Sourcing or Procurement
activities. This includes the management of the entire Source to Pay area, Spend
Analysis, Supplier Management, Sourcing, etc.
Professional Staffing – Providing full service Staffing Solutions which include
staffing, payrolling, retail programs, 1099 management, etc.
What Might Procurement Look Like in the Future? Are