Leon is the Head of Procurement for Japan at Adobe Systems. He leads both sourcing and operational activities in Japan across a wide range of functions such as Sales & Marketing, Information Technology, Human Resources, Customer Care and Consulting Services. Prior to this, Leon started his career as a Regional Sales Engineer with Hitachi Elevators in Singapore. After graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering at Nanyang Technological University and Japanese language proficiency, Leon was selected among 5,000 applicants to work for Mitsubishi Chemical’s Global Procurement Team in Tokyo as part of their globalization efforts. Now in Adobe, Leon has transformed Procurement in Japan by repositioning it from an operational to strategic function, driving more value to the business through successful strategic business reviews and effective supplier engagement by harnessing on data analytics and emotional intelligence.
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