Sydney Tshibubudze

Executive Head: Strategic Sourcing, Barloworld Equipment

Sydney Tshibubudze is an accomplished and multifaceted Procurement and Supply Chain professional with over 20 years of experience in delivering optimal results and business value through the deployment of Continuous Improvement and Strategic Sourcing best practices. He has worked in various business industries (e.g. Engineering Consulting, Management Consulting, Steel, Utility, ICT, Cement, Industrial services) and is currently an Executive Head: Strategic Sourcing for Barloworld Equipment. He is currently an Executive Head: Strategic Sourcing at Barloworld Equipment.

He was involved in major procurement transformation projects in South Africa within various organizations. Sydney is well skilled and experienced in commercial negotiations, development and implementation of sourcing strategy models (including Enterprise and Supplier Development strategies), system implementation and supply chain management.  

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor of Commerce in Quantitative Management, and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree. He is a full member of a global recognized procurement professional body, Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), holding an MCIPS membership status.