Senior Director, Head of Global Sourcing – Asia Pacific
Mano Manikkam is a procurement leader with an extensive track record of building and transforming procurement teams into world-class functions for Corporates across US, Europe and Asia Pacific. He joined Visa in June 2014 and consistently leads and delivers high-value procurement services in Strategic Sourcing and Category Management – achieving significant ROI and generating sustainable cost savings through driving best practice and continuous improvements initiatives.
Manikkam has many areas of expertise built in a 25-year career, enabling him to master complex and demanding procurement and program management activities. Specialities include Operational Transformation, Procurement Processes Modeling, Data Analysis & Reporting, Category Planning and Management, Vendor Relationship Management, and Change Management.