Connecting the dots: How Procurement and L&D drive continuous learning at LEGO

February 18th, 1 pm GMT

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What lessons can we learn from one of the world’s largest toy production companies, The LEGO Group?

Changing times call for innovative ideas. In the face of uncertainty, many companies were confronted with the pressing challenge of reducing spending while gaining efficiencies. But how do you assess where to cut costs, when employee engagement is key to keep the business going?

Join this free live session with LEGO's Senior Global Category Manager Professional, Christian Dahl Damsted, as he takes us on a journey through the last 12 months in working as an Indirect Procurement Leader at LEGO. Christian will explain how he worked with the L&D and HR leaders to redevelop their learning strategies and drive continuous engagement for their employees.

Join this 45-minutes live webinar to learn:

  • Ways in which procurement L&D and HR leaders can redevelop vendor relationships to maximize their investments
  • How to leverage new ideas from the market and get creative to bring more value to the company
  • First-hand experiences of what the pandemic meant as a LEGO employee and some innovative ideas on how to best adapt to new ways of working
  • Key recommendations for Procurement and L&D leaders to get creative when sourcing services

Speakers: Christian Dahl Damsted, Senior Global Category Manager Professional at LEGO and Ben Hope, Vice President of Sales at EF Education First.

When? February 18th, 1 pm GMT

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Our expert speakers:

Christian Dahl Damsted**,** Senior Global Category Manager of Professional Services at LEGO

Christian is an experienced procurement professional with 16+ years of experience within direct- and indirect procurement (Odense Steel Shipyard, A.P Møller – Mærsk, Brenderup, Thule Group, Danfoss, Tempur Sealy and LEGO)

For LEGO he is working as a Senior Global Category Manager of Prof. Services which amongst others includes HR Services – L&D.

His work includes setting a global strategy for the categories he work with together with partners and stakeholders to ensures LEGO keeps their eyes on the opportunities in trends, technology and innovations.

In his close to 5 years at The LEGO Group, Christian has played a central role in negotiating key LEGO L&D programs together with key internal stakeholders and working on effective management of L&D offerings at The LEGO Group.

Christian Dahl Damsted
Ben Hope

Ben Hope, VP of Sales at EF

With a wealth experience from over 14 years in the education and corporate learning industry where Ben held sales, consulting, operational, product, and leadership roles, he is today the Vice President of Sales at EF where he helps 2,500+ companies unlock business potential.

Ben has a passion for finding new ways to combine technology and process improvement to create a delightful new customer experience.

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