Regular monthly meeting of the Manufacturing Committee for networking, information-sharing, and planning advocacy efforts to improve the business environment and promote trade and investment between Vietnam and the U.S.


  • Speaker: Mr. Amit Kavathekar from KPMG India (Director, Operations Advisory);
  • Topic: Efficient Make and Buy
    o Future of Procurement (Key changes happening, emerging disruptors, how will procurement look like in future)
    o Traditional Procurement Cost Reduction Levers (Various levers of improving procurement and design efficiency, Frameworks such as OSSIS/SCAMPER etc. to optimize costs)
    o New digital / technical disruptions happening in procurement (Spend analytics, category management platforms, automations etc.)
    o New skills required and organizational level impact (Roles such as scenario analyst, data scientists etc. and how the procurement function as a whole align itself in future based on all these disruptions)


Coffee and Meeting (no breakfast) – VND150,000
Coffee and Meeting and Breakfast  – VND250,000

Note: Cancellation must be made 24 hours prior to the event, otherwise you will be charged.


Amit is a Director with KPMG India’s Operations Consulting team.  He has  around thirteen  years of consulting work experience which span across Industrial Manufacturing, Auto & Auto Components, Metal sectors.

He has led multiple projects in the areas of Operations Excellence, Business Transformation,  Strategic Cost Reduction, Procurement transformation, Product & Process Quality Improvement, Integrated Business Planning, etc. He has worked across geographies such as India, China and the Middle East. He is certified APICS, USA CPIM and Six Sigma Black Belt professional.

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