GEP in Asia-Pacific GEP in Asia-Pacific



GEP in Asia has grown every year for more than a decade, gaining significant momentum over the past few years.

With offices and operations centers in Shanghai, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Singapore and Sydney, we provide a comprehensive portfolio of procurement services and software to multinational and domestic clients in the APAC region — from category management to strategic sourcing, supplier management, procurement transformation, and cost reduction services.

As GEP’s delivery center for the APAC region, GEP Shanghai office brings experience working with local clients and suppliers, local language capabilities and knowledge of strategies that address the unique issues in procurement inherent to this region to help our clients achieve short-term and long-term benefits. And this experience extends to virtually every major market in the APAC region including India, China, Japan, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Our regional consulting capabilities include organizational capability building, setting up procurement operations in emerging markets, green-field projects such as setting up new production facilities, implementing risk mitigation strategies and supplier development.

Whether you work with an Asia-based company looking to build world-class procurement capabilities or a multinational operation seeking procurement expertise to support expansion in Asia, contact us. We can help.


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Vice President, Consulting, Asia-Pacific

Lalith leads GEP consulting and services in the Asia-Pacific region, covering SEA, ANZ and other Asian markets. He is an experienced procurement and supply chain practitioner with over 20 years of experience, both as an executive and a consultant.

Lalith has extensive experience in core supply management areas such as procurement operating model design, category management and analytics. He has led programs on digitalization of procurement and SCM functions.

Lalith has served clients in large transformation exercises across sectors, including oil & gas, and electric power…

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Michael Seitz

Vice President, Consulting

As Vice President, Consulting, Michael is responsible for business development and customer delight while growing and guiding our China team. He has 15 years of experience in procurement advisory and supply management. He has spent the past 10 years working in Shanghai, China.

He has a strong background in cost optimization, procurement transformation, procurement system implementation, and supply chain strategy. Before joining GEP, Michael was a Partner at KPMG Advisory, where he built and led the procurement advisory service in China. Earlier, he had worked at BrainNet Supply…

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Gaurav Mantri

Senior Director, Business Development

As senior director, Gaurav heads the software business across the APAC region at GEP. He is responsible for digital transformation programs throughout APAC, with a focus on business development and customer excellence. Since joining GEP in March 2013, he has successfully managed several large and complex end-to-end procurement digitization programs.

Gaurav brings over 20 years of experience in sales and account management across procurement, business intelligence, consulting, ITES and retail. For the past 15 years of his career, he has focused on global enterprise software and…

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