Soren Henriksen

Soren Henriksen

SpecialityIACCM Fellow, Fmr. CPO DanskeBank, Head of IT Procurement, Nordea
An ambitious, results-driven professional with focuses on strategy, procurement, innovation, sales and a background in relationship management and banking. Senior Relationship Manager for 7 years and Head of IT Procurement for 6 years with Nordea, with proven managerial skills and results in a continuously changing environment. Most recently served 6 years with Danske Bank. During this period, realized yearly savings of up to EUR 25-100 million. In both organizations led and contributed to Group Procurement transforming into a highly professional team. Used procurement innovation to create top line growth for Danske Bank and improved customer experiences for Danske Bank clients, and transformed the Danske Bank procurement practice into a more customer-centric and commercial-oriented team. Applied experience selling, networking, fostering innovation, and transforming procurement with a focus on the customer and a commercial mindset. As of 1st December 2017 established ProVations and do have a few clients within the Finance Sector in the Nordics as well as Baltics and other industries as well. ProVations delivers Advisory Services for Procurement and Innovation Management based on a Partner set-up with Partners throughout the globe – all characterized by having a long corporate career behind them, especially from Procurement, and now giving advice to implement services and solutions in a sustainable way to enable corporates to grow and be sustainable.