Saskia Burmeister recently relocated to the Bay Area to work as a Global Supply Manager at Apple. Saskia works in Corporate Procurement and is responsible for sourcing and managing vendors in the Telecom and Technology Services space.
Prior to joining Apple, Saskia worked for three years as a Senior Consultant at Gibson Consulting, a small boutique consulting firm based in Chicago that specializes in strategic sourcing projects. During her time at Gibson, Saskia led and trained multi-national client teams on strategic sourcing processes, as well as negotiated and attained up to 50% savings in Indirect Product and Service categories, including MRO, Telecommunications, Fasteners, Fleet & Rental Vehicles, Temporary Staffing, and others. Saskia also spent two years working at Walgreens Boots Alliance in inventory management and logistic roles.
Saskia graduated from UW-Madison in December 2014 with a degree in Marketing and a Specialization in Supply Chain Management. Saskia is a dual citizen of Germany and loves traveling, having visited over 30 countries. Saskia currently lives in San Francisco, CA.