Top 100 Women 2024: Patricia Stroup, Nestlé – No. 2

Procurement Magazine’s Top 100 Women in Procurement honours Nestlé’s Patricia Stroup at Number 2 for 2024

Paving the way for future generations, these women in procurement are leading the charge when it comes to investment, innovation and capitalising on strategic opportunities within the industry, as well as their efforts to support not only other women in the industry but other underrepresented groups too. 

  • Industry - Food and Beverage Services
  • Revenue - US$103bn
  • Employees - 270,000
  • HQ Location - Vevey, Switzerland
  • CEO - Ulf Mark Schneider

Patricia Stroup

Patricia Stroup, Chief Procurement Officer, Nestlé

For the last 20 years, Patricia Stroup has been an instrumental leader in the procurement and sourcing industry.

Specifically, she has been leading the sourcing of diverse materials and services for one of the world’s largest food and beverage companies – Nestlé. 

What a fantastic group of women leaders! They are not here because they are women, they are here because they are really good at what they do. I am proud to be included in their ranks Patricia Stroup, Chief Procurement Officer, Nestlé

In her role as Chief Procurement Officer, Stroup is dedicated to transforming the sourcing of key commodities, not only for Nestlé but for the entire food value chain. 

Stroup believes in forging diverse relationships with teams of international experts to bring together priorities on social responsibility, environmental impact, business results and building long-term partnerships.

Congratulations to all those who have been recognised in the Top 100 Women in Procurement list. All entrants truly deserve their place for the amazing work they are doing to not only drive the industry forward, but pave the way for future generations.

To find out who else is featured in this year’s Top 100 Women in Procurement, click here.

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