Project Description

Peter Stoyknoff, Chief Procurement Officer, Monsanto

Peter Stoyknoff
Chief Procurement Officer

C-Suite Plenary Session: Beyond Procurement: Weaving Supplier Diversity into the Corporate Ecosystem
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
9 – 10 a.m.

Peter J. Stoynoff is the Global Procurement Officer for Monsanto, a position he held since 2013. Mr. Stoynoff’s team is responsible for category management, procurement operations, procurement finance, strategic sourcing, B2B business solutions, and global trade & compliance for Monsanto’s $9 billion global spend profile.

Prior to Monsanto, Peter served as President of his own procurement consulting company. During this period he provided strategic sourcing consulting focusing on people, process, technology, and strategy to a variety of companies. Peter has vast experience over several business segments including Sourcing Director at General Electric Capital Railcar Services; Global Strategic Sourcing Director at RR Donnelley, Strategic Sourcing Director at Smurfit-Stone Container, and Vice President Global Procurement at Cerberus Capital Management.

Peter passionately champions Monsanto’s Supplier Diversity Mentoring Program. He has received distinguished recognition as ‘Top Corporation’ from Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and Minority Business News’ ‘USA Champions of Supplier Diversity’.

He holds an MBA from the Northwestern University, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management.