Omid Ghamami, MBA, CPSCM™ is one of the most recognized global authorities in procurement transformation and negotiation strategy. He has 18 years’ experience with Intel Corp as a purchasing executive, where he lead Intel’s Global Purchasing Operations Organization with a $16B scope. Since 1995, he has worked with Fortune 500 procurement executives in 25 countries, helping to transforming their organizations from overhead functions into Value Added Centers of Profit. He is the author of 2 bestselling procurement books and many articles in global business journals. He has been featured in interviews with SAP Ariba and Fortune Magazine and regularly lectures at Harvard University’s Supply Chain Management Program.