Sanet Shepperson holds the role of property and procurement executive at telecoms service provider Cell C. With over 15 years of procurement experience and an MCIPS under her belt, Sanet has a wealth of experience in the field. There were many learning opportunities along the way, she says, including three pivotal moments. Sanet has excelled in progressively more senior: procurement, facilities, property, operational, commercial and general management positions in various industries. Currently, Sanet is responsible for all direct and indirect procurement spend that equates to a budget of R16 000 000 000.00 per annum. She has 7 Direct reports and a team of 120 people. Since Sanet has been in her current position (2015), she has achieved audited savings in excess of R2.1 bil.