Funding


The chair of Purchasing and Supply Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is endowed by the Dutch Association for Purchasing Management (NEVI), since 2004. This national association of purchasing and supply professionals has more than 6.000 members in the Netherlands, and is a member association of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management. NEVI is the nationally accredited provider of training for professional degrees in the field of purchasing and supply management (PSM), and offers a wide array of services in networking, knowledge development and information sharing.

Starting from the early 1990s, the NEVI, through its Research Foundation, is now supporting research and education activities at six different universities and at a number of polytechnics (‘hogescholen’) in the Netherlands.