Sopan Shah is global chief procurement officer at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG).
Sopan leads the global IHG procurement team in charge of sourcing and managing multi-billions of dollars worth of goods and services worldwide. He has spent over 15 years in supply chain management/procurement, having worked for multinational companies such as Nestlé, NBC Universal, General Mills and Intel.
IHG is one of the world’s leading hotel companies, home to some of the world’s most well-loved hotel brands, including Holiday Inn, InterContinental, Crowne Plaza and Six Senses. IHG’s footprint spans nearly 6,000 hotels and 890,000 guest rooms in more than 100 countries, with about 1,900 hotels in its development pipeline.