Sustainable Supply Chains

Sustainable Supply Chains

25th Sep 2023
6.00pm - 9.00pm
Greenwich Mean Time
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2023-09-25 18:00:00 2023-09-25 21:00:00 Europe/London Sustainable Supply Chains Private Members Club, Vienna, 1010


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Welcome to our first post-covid event, organised by CIPS Networking Austria. We want to welcome you to a discussion between public and private procurement professionals on Sustainable procurement and supply chain management. We will present you with fantastic speakers from the United Nations, OMV and Takeda on variety of sustainability topics and technologies. Come to join us in best practice exchange and meet your fellow procurement colleagues in Vienna. We will be waiting for you with a welcome drink at a fantastic location in ‘Am Hof 8’, Private Members Club in the first district

If you have any queries please contact


Am Hof 8, Private Members Club, 1010 Vienna, Austria 


Klaus Blachnik
Chief Procurement Officer, Senior Vice President, OMV AG

Klaus Blachnik is the CPO and Senior Vice President of OMV AG, a Vienna, Austria based Gas, Oil and Chemical Group and has more than 30 years of international experience mainly in Procurement and Supply Chain Management. Prior to joining OMV, Klaus held several managerial roles in leading international companies of different industries like machine building, automotive, construction and chemicals. Klaus earned a Diploma degree in mechanical engineering and business administration from Kaiserslautern University, Germany.

Klaus Hoffmann
Senior Procurement Business Partner,  Sustainability Manager, Takeda

Klaus has 29 years in leadership positions in IT, Supply Chain and Procurement in the Medical Devices, Biotech and Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing industry.

Luay Shalkhoub  
Head of Corporate Procurement, Opec Development Fund

Luay has the professional and hands-on experience advising on all facets of procurement functions, establishing best practices, mitigating procurement/logistical issues and steering cross-functional teams, involving staff development. Furthermore, I gained extensive knowledge regarding procurement and logistics operations by serving atUNOPS (Jerusalem), UNDP (Iraq), IRENA (UAE-Germany-USA), UNICEF (MENA, Jordan and Iraq) and USAID funded project (Jordan). Currently Head of Corporate Procurement at OPEC FUND.