Vaishali Baid Consultant

Vaishali is a Senior Sustainable Procurement and, Social Value Consultant. She has worked in procurement for more than nine years with a focus on sourcing, category management, supplier management and consulting with various Fortune 500 companies. Throughout her experience, she has put sustainability elements into perspective for various projects. She has brought awareness about Sustainability to Asian suppliers, negotiating contracts with sustainability clauses to bring value to the procurement deals and led various global procurement projects.

Vaishali’s passion for Sustainability led her to apply for the German Chancellor Fellowship under the patronage of the Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany. Within this span, she was able to bring awareness by creating content and being a speaker in various conferences around sustainability in supply chains by launching a podcast, writing white papers on supplier sustainability and publications in association with various organizations.

Procurement and sustainability have been constants for her and ongoing themes throughout her career. She has a masters with an engineering degree in Biotechnology. Her passion has driven her to an extent of pursuing a doctorate in Sustainable Procurement.

A travel enthusiast, minimalistic living follower and a meditation disciple. Vaishali believes in the mantra that ‘Sustainability of Supply Chain’ is the sole solution for most of the challenging situations globally and is driven to spread awareness about it.

Get in touch with Vaishali at vaishali@actionsustainability.com or on +44 (0) 7762 891 702