Jim is an experienced contracts attorney and procurement professional with international management consulting experience in the procurement field in the USA, UK, Europe, China, India, SE Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Australia. He has experience working on a wide range of direct and indirect spend categories and has a broad knowledge of numerous aspects of services, goods and technology procurement. Previously, Mr. Bergman was a contracts attorney for a Fortune 500 petrochemical corporation, Amoco Corporation, and was responsible for legal and negotiations support to the procurement staff.
Experienced contracts attorney and procurement professional
Procurement experience in the USA, UK, Europe, China, India, southeast Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Australia
Previously a contracts attorney for Amoco Corporation
Addressed strategic sourcing and legal issues concerning commodities and services valued at more than $1 billion annually
Assisted numerous clients through all phases and steps of contracting, negotiation, strategic sourcing and bidding, and contract management, resulting in savings over $100 million