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2023s Next-Gen Procurement Tech Landscape: akirolabs Recognized by Sapphire Ventures

24 Oct 2023
4 Minutes
Chart of companies featured in Sapphire Ventures' Next-Gen Procurement Tech Landscape, including akirolabs

We are delighted to announce that akirolabs has been distinguished in Sapphire Ventures’ Next-Gen Procurement Tech Landscape. This esteemed recognition underscores our commitment to pioneering transformative solutions for modern procurement teams in this rapidly evolving, technology-driven era.

Affirmation of Our Strategic Vision

This acknowledgment by Sapphire Ventures is more than an honor; it’s a validation of our relentless pursuit to elevate the procurement function. Our objective is steadfast: to transition procurement from a traditional operational role to a strategic contributor within the business. This recognition confirms that our contributions are impactful and valued in the industry.

Innovating Procurement’s Future

Complacency is not an option. We are dedicated to challenging traditional procurement methodologies and reimagining the scope of category management. Our innovative, comprehensive approach is designed to set new standards in procurement excellence.

This milestone is also a tribute to our committed team, partners, and clients who have entrusted us with their confidence and support. Their belief is the catalyst for our perseverance, and this accolade belongs to each one of them. While we cherish this achievement, we are mindful of the path that lies ahead. Our dedication to reaching new pinnacles and setting further benchmarks remains unwavering.

Insights from Next-Gen Procurement Tech

Sapphire Ventures’ recent panels have illuminated the transformative landscape of procurement. Thought leaders like Rajeev Dham, Jane Lee, and Aditya Reddy engaged with seasoned professionals from global corporations and tech pioneers, discussing pivotal themes such as:

  • Procurement’s strategic ascent within organizations.
  • The influence of emerging technology in empowering procurement teams.
  • The disruptive potential of AI in reshaping procurement operations.

Sapphire Ventures’ latest publication provides an extensive analysis of these insights, emphasizing procurement’s critical role in driving organizational outcomes, enhancing spend visibility at the executive level, and strategically managing vendor partnerships.


Being featured in Sapphire Ventures’ Next-Gen Procurement Tech Landscape is a significant endorsement of Akirolabs’ dedication to the procurement sector. As we proceed, we are committed to pushing boundaries and fostering innovation in procurement practices. With the continued support of our team, partners, and clients, we are optimistic about our trajectory and the promising opportunities that await.

For further insights into our innovative journey and accomplishments, we invite you to explore our recent accolade in the IDC Innovator press release here:


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