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Rumit ReliaPrincipal

Rumit is an experienced Principal and a senior member of the leadership team responsible for building Efficio’s business in the Middle East.

Main areas of practice

Rumit has 13 years of international and multi-industry experience in procurement transformation, strategic sourcing and local content development. Rumit has extensive expertise in supporting clients meet their business plans by realising both immediate short-term benefits (via accelerated sourcing, interim support, quick wins and aggressive cost management) and more strategic long-term improvements (via strategic sourcing, target operating model design, managed services, transformation programme and capability building). After working with Efficio in Europe for almost 10 years, Rumit joined the UAE leadership team in 2017 to deliver Efficio’s growth strategy and expand the operations in the region.


Rumit has 12 years’ experience in procurement consulting, and one year in IT. He has a Master’s in European Business from ESCP Europe Business School, London, and a Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Instrumentation) from the Institute of Technology & Management, Delhi. He is fluent in English and Hindi, and intends to learn Arabic.


Rumit has a track record of designing and delivering successful transformations across a range of large organisations and SMEs. His current clients include blue-chip organisations in the region across a number of industries.

Sector expertise

  • Construction and infrastructure
  • Energy and utilities
  • Financial services
  • Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceuticals and healthcare
  • Private equity
  • Food and hospitality