Global Procurement

The purchasing arm of IBM

IBM Global Procurement's mission is to achieve the lowest overall cost for goods and services being procured, to ensure that the goods and services provided meet required quality standards and/or customer expectations, and to deliver correct quantities of goods or services at the right global location at the time specified. All are governed by IBM Procurement's policies, practices, and business controls.

Procurement objectives

IBM Procurement aims to:

Premier supplier relationships

Establish relationships that give IBM