Procurement Outsourcing

In the real world, we’ve found that clients don’t have cookie-cutter issues, so we don’t use one when helping them meet their procurement objectives.

GEP provides clients a flexible set of procurement outsourcing options, custom configured to meet their specific needs. From end-to-end procurement outsourcing to point solutions like category management, strategic sourcing and procurement operations, we get you more bang for your buck.

By bringing together the most comprehensive procurement services portfolio in the industry, innovative cloud-based software, global operations capabilities and tailored solutions, GEP can deliver impressive results:

  • Accelerated time to value
  • Increased spend visibility
  • Improved compliance and transparency
  • Improved user experience
  • Reduced operational costs

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GEP has consistently been a leading service provider in the move to procurement as-a-service. With a strong vision for the future of procurement, paired with deep procurement knowledge and capabilities, and a comprehensive procurement software platform, GEP delivers transformational procurement value to clients across the world.
– HfS Research

Solutions Tailored to Your Needs

GEP provides point solutions, integrated services bundles and end-to-end procurement outsourcing. Together, we can build the best approach to suit your specific strategic, operational and financial objectives.

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Savings-Focused Services

  • Spend Analysis
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Category Management
  • Sourcing Support
  • Tail-Spend Management

Operations-Focused Services

  • Transactions Management
  • Contract Management
  • Sourcing Process Management
  • Tracking & Compliance

Scalable, Best-in-Class Infrastructure

GEP’s integrated procurement services reside on a solid infrastructure consisting of powerful technology, skilled talent, global operations, and industry and category expertise.

  • Technology

  • People

  • Global Delivery

  • Category Expertise


GEP is the only leading provider offering end-to-end procurement outsourcing, backed by a powerful proprietary set of tools and technologies — SMART by GEP.

SMART by GEP is a comprehensive, cloud-based eProcurement platform that streamlines and automates the entire source-to-pay workflow, including spend analysis, savings tracking, sourcing, contract management, supplier performance management and procure-to-pay.


Extraordinary outcomes are achieved by extraordinary people. Time and again, our clients tell us that the passion, energy and commitment to results that GEP professionals demonstrate every day makes all the difference.

GEP scours the best schools across Europe, Asia and the Americas for outstanding business talent. We attract many accomplished pros from top global enterprises, leading academic institutions and blue-chip consultancies. And while GEP people are diverse in background and experience, they are united by a passionate pursuit of excellence. We get results. Period.

Global Delivery

GEP has pioneered a global operations model for delivering strategic sourcing and other high-value procurement services. With offices and operations centers across Europe, Asia and the Americas, we bring local market knowledge, global expertise and global economics to bear on your procurement objectives.

Using our unique GRID™ (Global Regional Integrated Delivery) operating model, we leverage the capabilities, unique knowledge and relationships of GEP employees around the world – whether located on a client site, a regional or local office, or a global operations center. Our delivery network is supported by best-in-class analytical tools, a rich knowledge base and an SME network around the globe to deliver consistently high value to our clients.

Category Expertise

In procurement, expertise drives insight and insight drives value.

At GEP, we have hundreds of experienced category specialists in the field and many more in our extended SME network. Working with dedicated market intelligence and analytics teams, our sourcing teams manage more than $95 billion in spend for clients.

Their domain knowledge and subject matter expertise extends to hundreds of discrete categories of products and services across most direct and indirect, MRO and CAPEX categories. At the same time, they receive timely intelligence from local and regional teams on the ground, when and where they need it.

All this is backed by proprietary databases of suppliers, specs and transactional histories, as well as some of the most powerful, most effective analytical, sourcing and supplier performance management tools in the industry. Learn more about category expertise at GEP.