Swim with the Sharks at the LatAm Alliance “Shark Tank” Workshop
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

SIG’s 2016 Fall Global Executive Summit was a great success! With more than 40 breakout sessions on topics including sourcing, outsourcing, talent management, governance/compliance, third party risk management and supplier/performance management, the event brought innovative, valuable and quality content to Summit attendees.

Navigating the Latin America IT & BPO Market

The outsourcing industry lucrative as it is, has become truly globalized. Given the constant competition to attract investment and outsourcing business it has become incumbent on organizations to conduct due diligence before committing to a market for their sourcing needs. A detailed risk reward analysis needs to be done to ensure there are no negative surprises at an advanced level of engagement. A case in point would be the recent crisis in Turkey. An unexpected coup attempt had caused significant losses to businesses life and property.

Trends and Opportunities in Latin America: A Growing Market for World Class Global Services

Neo Group, leveraging the data and analysis of its Supply Wisdom unit, is delighted to share a report on the state of the outsourcing industry in Latin America. his report highlights key trends, challenges and opportunities of the region and shares detailed research and insights on ten of the leading countries in the region: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru.

Sourcing Industry Group (SIG) and Nearshore Executive Alliance (NEA) join forces

SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, and Nearshore Executive Alliance (NEA) announced today that they have agreed to terms to merge the memberships and efforts of the NEA into SIG, which will spotlight the sourcing opportunities in Latin America to SIG's global audience.

Supplier Risk Management Maturity: The Next Wave of Value Generation

Learn how to move your supplier risk management program up the maturity curve in order to achieve fewer disruptions and more value from your suppliers. Download here: Supplier Risk Management Maturity

Left Brain/Right Brain: Difference between Traditional IT and Digital Sourcing

Digital transformation, digital IQ, digitalization, all different buzzwords to describe the same phenomenon. It’s undeniable that the enterprise IT landscape is shifting and in addition to the Traditional IT requirements, organizations now have to meet new digital challenges. While Traditional IT relies on well-planned, process-driven projects with known outcomes focused on reliability, Digital projects are short-term, rapid and agile, focused on speed-to-market. Two different IT worlds that require different approaches and therefore different outsourcing partner evaluation.

Latin America: Land or Expand?

What draws globalized companies to consider landing or expanding their presence into Latin America? From Neo Group’s ongoing, extensive coverage of hundreds of markets in their Supply Wisdom service, this report provides a snapshot of options, opportunities and risk considerations related to landing or expanding operations across a sample of Latin American destinations. Download here: Latin America, Land or Expand

View the Recording of Global Sourcing 2015, Latin American Pulse Check Webinar

Nearshore Executive Alliance brings a unique point of view on Latin America's current business climate for BPO and ITO. A wholistic picture of the industry provider by analysts, buyers and suppliers of Nearshore Services in the webinar presented on Feb. 12, 2015! http://youtu.be/pJnuJNXDMEM