Head of Procurement at Bridgestone
"Lars Bettermann is a procurement expert, having 25+ years of professional experience in procurement relevant subjects and project scope. He holds a university degree in business administration. His know-how is based on the operational fundament he built up in the automotive sector enhanced with the methodical and strategic application in strategic sourcing project, being a strategy consultant for more than a decade. Today he is heading procurement at Bridgestone EMIA as a CPO holding responsibility for all source-to-pay activities across the company." Lars Bettermann is a key advisor in his network of decision makers in the fortune 500 companies. He acts as trusted visionary, innovator and analytic manager driving procurement organizations to success. Excellent communication skills and an inspirational leadership style complete his profile as a responsible leader in top management functions.