Global organization

Schindler's global purchasing organization is managed by a network of category and country teams, which work closely together to achieve maximum results.


Shanghai Schindler Trading Co., Ltd.
Strategic Sourcing Organization
No.40 Wenshui Road | 200072 Shanghai, P.R.China

Schindler Management Ltd
Strategic Sourcing Organization
Zugerstrasse 13 | 6030 Ebikon, Switzerland


Five strategic sourcing offices serve Schindler's global operations whilst the management of global categories and suppliers is consolidated into the European and Chinese teams:

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The Global Strategic Sourcing Organization focuses on the following 3 areas:

  1. Lead the management of the Spend categories , driving multi-functional teams to develop and execute sourcing strategies as well as manage the supply base

  2. Identify potential savings opportunities across zones, as well as playing a stronger role in providing expertise, qualified & hands on support and personnel development, hiring, and competency assessment

  3. Provide what is needed to fulfil the basic and essential requirements of Sourcing: practical tools and processes, checklists and the respective support as routines, manuals etc. for level a (max contributions within one location)