UK Home Office improves its procurement capabilities with Basware
Espoo, Finland, 13 November 2017 – Basware, the global leader in providing networked purchase-to-pay solutions, e-invoicing and innovative financing services today announced that the Home Office, one of the largest government departments in the UK, has today gone live with Basware’s cloud-based eMarketplace solution.
Louis Fernandes, UK Country Manager, at Basware said, “We are delighted that the Home Office has chosen to work with Basware to help improve its procurement capabilities. This continues our extensive work in the UK public sector where we continue to be at the heart of a profound strategic procurement change programme.”
Nigel Herrington, Commercial Director, at Home Office said, “We have chosen to implement the Basware eMarketplace as part of our initiative to transform the way low-value purchasing is carried out across the Home Office. This will enable us to not only to streamline our own internal processes but also to collaborate effectively with other government departments to deliver savings for the taxpayer.”
The Home Office is the lead UK government department for immigration and passports, drugs policy, crime, fire, counter-terrorism and police.
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