Ravi Taheem – Sourcing Director
Ravi’s experience span’s several years working within the UK and wider European rail and infrastructure sectors affording him significant industry insight at varying levels, he has held mission critical positions of responsibility and shaped commercial policy across major areas of spend represented by critical systems and services.
Based at the newly commissioned CAF Rolling Stock production facility Newport, Ravi has responsibility for mobilisation of the CAF Rolling Stock UK Procurement organisation with primary focus on the localisation of direct and indirect material groups in addition to supporting new projects introduction across CAF Rolling Stock UK’s commissioning centres.
Since CAF was founded, it has been noted for its versatility, flexibility and for its capacity to constantly adapt to the requirements of each and every customer, in all areas.
CAF is a multinational group with over 100 years of experience in the supply of comprehensive transit solutions positioned at the forefront of technology for high value added sustainable mobility.
The company is a leader of the railway industry offering one of the most comprehensive and flexible arrays of products in railway related markets, such as rolling stock, components, infrastructure, signalling and services (maintenance, refurbishing and financial services).
CAF’s committed personnel and the cooperation with our business partners enable us to enhance customer satisfaction and create value for our shareholders.
The vision of CAF is to increase and diversify its comprehensive transit portfolio beyond railways and respond to new social demands for sustainable mobility.
Ravi will give an introduction into CAF Rolling Stock in the UK, delivering an overview of its current UK operations and localisation policy around direct and indirect goods and services
Ravi will be happy to discuss CAF as an entity in the UK and its policies around procurement policy in the UK.