José Pariente is the Chief Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Officer at the Firm. He has direct responsibility for the Firm's global strategic sourcing and procurement including procure to pay, shared services network strategy, the Firm's major outsourcing relationships and go-forward strategic sourcing strategy and deployment.
José leads the global sourcing and procurement organization across the Firm for all direct and indirect sourcing (outsourcing/insourcing) and procurement activities including strategic vision, operational planning and execution through an international team of direct reports, with strategic sourcing and procurement professionals deployed in every region of the Firm and with numerous matrix and cultural relationships.
He has more than 20 years of mid- and senior-level management experience, with a track record of building highly respected supply chain management operations within world-class global organizations. His extensive operations and negotiation experience covers the United States, Asia and Latin America.
José has a BS and a MS from Louisiana State University, an MBA from the University of Chicago and is a Harvard trained senior negotiator for the Firm.