Sylvaine Philippe Sainton
Sylvain Philippe Sainton is Head of Procurement Europe since 2021.
The Procurement Director Europe is responsible for leading the development and transformation of the Procurement Function in Europe to a Best-In-Class level. From development and execution of category strategies and transforming supplier relationships to developing new more efficient processes inside and with suppliers and partners.
The position reports to the CEO of NLMK International and he is responsible for the procurement function in the European region, supporting the 2 BU's (Europe Plate & Europe Strip) with the operating assets in Belgium, France, Italy, and Denmark.
Sylvain Philippe studied Mechanics, Electronics & Project Management at Ecole Centrale de Marseille and has built up his significant experience in the procurement area since 1999 with companies like Sonaca, GSK, Albermale, and recently Lhoist as procurement Director.