PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF PURCHASING
BASIC PURCHASING PRINCIPLES
This book would be useful to colleges and universities as a set book at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
The author, Faustino Taderera, a distinguished university lecturer, researcher, international business strategist and supply chain strategist had in mind five important objectives in writing this breakthrough and unique textbook:- § To create an all in one key reference and set book for students taking advanced studies in procurement, both undergraduate and postgraduate § To assist purchasing practitioners, lawyers, bankers, researchers, insurers, TPOs and Government departments get a comprehensive guide and reference book in their day to day work § Contribute to academia through the development of the highly complex, rich and growing procurement profession which is now taking centre stage in business, both public and private § Challenge the status-quo and come up with a well researched text which is solutions and applications based § Give the busy college and university professor/lecturer an easy to follow and highly analytical/comprehensive text to use in setting examinations and creating marking guides.
did an MBA degree in International Marketing and International Finance at Buckinghamshire Chilterns University,UK and PhD in Business Administration(specializing in International Business and Marketing) at Asia E-University in Malaysia.
Professor FT as he is affectionately known by friends, acquaintances, is a prolific, talented and gifted writer