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How to become a supplier with Anglo American

Please note: Anglo American and De Beers Group are in the process of migrating from our existing Supplier Management Platform (IBM Emptoris) to SAP Ariba’s Supplier Lifecycle and Performance (SLP) module. Suppliers should take note of any Communication regarding this change which will be rolled out using a phased approach consistently to all our Business Units across the Group.

Are you a supplier who is interested in doing business with us?

If you are a Prospective Supplier (or Seller) interested in pursuing opportunities with Anglo American and / or De Beers Group, please familiarise yourself with the following:

What to do next?

Interacting via digital platforms, such as the Ariba Network has become the way Anglo American and / or De Beers Group conducts business with our Suppliers.

  • Register your company profile on Ariba Discovery and make yourself visible to us and other potential customers that are also Ariba Network enabled. (If you already transact with us or one of your Customers via the Ariba Network, you do not need to complete this step)
  • If you want to know anything about how to become a Supplier, please go to our online tutorials
  • When you are ready to express your interest in doing business with us, please click here to complete your request to register with us


Registration, or indeed full trade qualification, does not guarantee you business from Anglo American and / or De Beers Group, nor does it represent a contractual agreement or arrangement in any way. Registered Suppliers will be notified of specific trade opportunities via dedicated sourcing events run by the responsible sourcing practitioners or teams as they arise. Should your services be specifically required by Anglo American, you will be requested to complete a further, more comprehensive profile in due course. Although you have submitted information electronically, you may be required to complete additional manual forms and submit back to Anglo American. Please also see the Anglo American privacy statement and Terms of use applicable to this application