Project Manager Procurement Digitalization
INEOS Styrolution Group GmbH
Andrea Berkessel has worked in management consulting for eight years, managing work streams, projects and programs up to 150 staff members and €1.5m in budget. Her projects were both national and international, taking her to live in various countries like e.g. the U.A.E., South Africa and Kazakhstan. She focused primarily on the areas of process and organization management, procurement and supply chain management as well as information technology. Her industry expertise includes chemicals, mechanical and plant engineering, pharmaceuticals, ICT (information and communication technology), insurance and automotive.
Andrea joined INEOS Styrolution in 2014. As Global Procurement Performance Manager, she used to manage and conduct various strategic projects which facilitate future procurement performance on a global level, e.g. the worldwide reorganization of all procurement units or a global spend transparency program. In 2017, she took over a new full-time role as Project Manager Procurement Digitalization as part of INEOS Styrolution’s new procurement strategy.
Andrea graduated from University of Mannheim, Germany, with a double degree in Diplom-Betriebswirtschaftslehre and Diplom-Anglistik (comparable to a Bachelor and Master of Business Administration as well as a Bachelor and Master of Arts in English Studies). During her studies, she spent one year at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT USA.