Isimeme Ughele joined Ericsson in 2014, after graduation from the University of Essex, United Kingdom, with a BSc in Economics with French, and completion of National Service. Within Ericsson, she has been responsible for anchoring the Purchase-to-Pay administrative role for the Managed Services contract, and the Authorised Service Providers (ASPs) – for which she received the Sourcing Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award in 2016. She was also the Sourcing Functional Development Manager in Region Sub -Saharan Africa (RSSA) and the Sourcing Business Excellence Process Manager in Market Area Middle East and Africa (MMEA). Through these roles, she has gained experience in Procurement, Negotiation, Supplier Relationship Management, Governance, Reporting, E-Sourcing and Contract Management.
Isimeme is currently Sourcing Business Partner in Customer Unit West Africa and Morocco and has received a Star Award for her valuable contribution to Sourcing. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (UK). An avid reader, her hobbies include: travelling, listening to music and meeting new people. She is passionate about Education and writing.