Procurement Assistance Canada
Procurement Assistance Canada (PAC) – Ontario Region was established in August 2006 within Public Services and Procurement Canada to support the Government of Canada’s commitment to a procurement system open to small and medium and regionally based businesses. PAC’s mandate is to ensure fairness, openness and transparency in federal government procurement.
The Government of Canada is committed to giving small and medium businesses access to compete for government business. PAC supports businesses by working to reduce barriers and by simplifying the process for businesses that want to do business with the Government of Canada.
Imanzi Kayitare, Policy Analyst – Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) – Procurement Assistance Canada – Ontario Region
Imanzi has over 10 years of experience in the Federal Public Service and recently joined the Procurement Assistance Canada (Ontario Region) team in January 2021.
In his current role as Policy Analyst, Imanzi is responsible for stakeholder engagement and cultivating partnership opportunities with organizations to support businesses looking to become government suppliers and increase the participation of equity deserving businesses in federal procurement. He also delivers seminars that assist and inform suppliers on how to do business with the Government of Canada, how to navigate the federal procurement system and how to utilize canadabuys.canada.ca, the Government Electronic Tendering Service.