Arantza Elizagarate is an all-rounded Supply Chain Executive with over 20 years of experience
designing and implementing successful end-to-end transformations in complex business
environments globally. She has held global senior positions in blue-chip companies across FMCG, Pharma, and Retail sectors. She is highly skilled in the area of Change Management at the C-suite level.
An expert in the procurement of goods and services, she helps today companies boost their profits by developing robust purchasing strategies. She is fierce and passionate about productivity improvements with high ethical standards. She achieves that through detailed portfolio analysis, market segmentation, activity-based costing techniques, cost reduction improvement programs, and the implementation of strategic contracts with suppliers. Her motto is, “it all starts with leverage.” A seasoned trainer, she teaches both organizations and individuals worldwide how to increase their leverage and improve their negotiation skills to reach their goals.
Arantza holds a BSc in Business Economics and a Master in Business Administration and is a lean/6 sigma green belt trained.