Steve Shea is the founder, president, and managing director of the global procurement and supply chain practice at SPS Consulting Group. He has 25 years of industry and consulting experience in procurement transformation, strategic sourcing, and e-procurement design and implementation. Since founding SPSCG in 2000, Mr. Shea has become a trusted advisor and executive search consultant to procurement executives around the world. He’s developed an extensive Global 500 client base across many sectors, including pharmaceutical, biotech, CPG, technology, financial services, professional services, and energy. He has personally placed more than 200 procurement, SCM, and marketing executives spanning four continents. Prior to SPSCG, Mr. Shea was a director in Huron Consulting Group’s global procurement transformation practice, where he led a range of professional services engagements for both commercial and public sector entities.