The winner of the Sourcing Star Award is Canda Rozier, Senior Vice President, Global Procurement & Real Estate, Security Division at NTT Ltd.
Canda Rozier is Senior Vice President, Global Procurement & Real Estate, Security Division at NTT Ltd., responsible for strategic sourcing, category management, procurement, as well as real estate and facilities. Canda has been a Charter Member of the NTTCom Procurement Advisory Board, Vice President/Advisor of NTT Holdings, and Operating Committee member NTT Global Sourcing.
With 30+ years of industry experience, Canda was CPO/SVP at First Data, with previous senior roles at Unisys and American Express. A graduate of Davidson College, she is on the Advisory Board for SIG, and is a frequent contributor to sourcing industry publications, speaking at industry conferences and events globally.
Canda S. Rozier. “Optimizing Sourcing Strategies with a Robust Procurement Function.” Shared Services Outsourcing Network (SSON). Barbara Hodge, ed. September 2009. <http://www.ssonetwork.com/>.
Canda S. Rozier. “10 Tips for Better Outsourcing Contracts.” Shared Services Outsourcing Network (SSON). Barbara Hodge, ed. November 2009. <http://www.ssonetwork.com/>.
Canda S. Rozier. “Tips for Outsourcing.” Global Sourcing Forum. Philip Peters, ed. July 2010. <http://blog.outsource-world.com/>.
Canda S. Rozier. “Does Your Purchasing Policy Work?” HCMWorks – Ask the Expert. Ted Weyn, ed. July 2010. <http://www.hcmworks.com/expert/2010/07/policy/>.
Canda S. Rozier. “T&E Management – Procurement’s Domain?” NextLevel Purchasing. Charles Dominick, ed. November 2010. < http://www.nextlevelpurchasing.com/supply-management-podcast.php>
Canda S. Rozier. “Three Steps to an Effective Procurement Strategy.” Sourcing Focus. July 2018. <http://www.sourcingfocus.com/site/opinionscomments/three_steps_to_an_effective_procurement_strategy/ >.
Canda S. Rozier. “Women in Sourcing: Canda S. Rozier Interview.” Future of Sourcing. January 2019. <https://futureofsourcing.com/women-in-global-sourcing-canda-s-rozier >.
Other finalists included: