European Institute of Purchasing Management, France
Bernard collaborated in the launching of one of the first post-graduate programmes in Purchasing in the world (MAI – Master Industrial Purchasing for the Bordeaux Business School). In 1990, associated with leading companies in the EU, he founded EIPM. As Director of EIPM, he launched the first MBA specialised in Purchasing in Europe and the first European Roundtable for CPOs. Bernard’s training and research activities focus on Corporate Purchasing Strategy, Purchasing Organisation and Value Creation Contribution.