Thank you to our speakers

We were delighted to be joined by a range of international speakers. Experts in their chosen field they be delivered live content sessions throughout the event. We heard real life case studies helping to elevate knowledge in key areas of procurement and supply.

General Manager
CIPS MENA

Regional Sales Director
Zycus

Director Global Indirect Purchasing
SEG Automotive

CEO / Founder
Interos

Senior Procurement Advisor – Sustainable Procurement
Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency 

Solution Specialist, Proactis

Expert on Responsible Public Procurement
Department of Labour and Social Affairs of the Czech Republic

Rachel Collins
Rachel Collins

Head of Business Services
St. Helens Chamber

Chief Procurement Officer
Co-Op

Founder and CEO Re-Open.com

Head of Business Programs (The Americas) 
CIPS

Director of Shared Services
Nationwide Building Society

Global Lead EHS & Sustainability
Avetta

Adrienne Gifford

Sourcing Excellence Sustainability Manager, McCormick

Chief Procurement Officer
Unilever 

Group Procurement Director
Mace

CPO
Sainsbury’s

Chief Procurement and Hazelnut Company Officer
Ferrero

Supply Chain Management Manager, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation

Simon Leigh
Simon Leigh

Group Procurement and Supply Chain Director
Whitbread

Senior Advisor – Energy & Sustainability / Policy Advisor to the CEO
BIT

Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer
GSK

Regional Vice President EMEA
Tealbook

Vice President Industry Solution
Google Cloud 

Chair
Supply Chain Sustainability School

Chief Economist and Head of Market Strategy
Bank of Queensland

Chief Procurement and Sustainability Officer, Mars

Head of Sustainability and Sustainable Procurement
Balfour Beatty

Chief Procurement Officer
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

Director of Sustainability
PepsiCo

CPO and Head of Supply Chain
Siemens AG

Supply Chain Sustainability Manager, Global Procurement
National Grid

Chief Procurement Officer
BP

Chief Procurement and Sustainability Officer
Anheuser Busch

Cael Sendell-Price
Cael Sendell-Price

Head of Strategic Procurement
Buckinghamshire Council

Executive Director Procurement
Tecom Group

Chief Procurement Officer
Walgreens Boots Alliance

Regional Vice President APAC
Avetta

Head of Procurement 
Laing O’Rourke

Packaging, Capex & Services Sourcing Executive Director
Savola

Vice President Global Procurement
InterContinental Hotels Group

Global Supply Chain Director and Chief Executive Officer, Vodafone Procurement Company 

Darren Yang
Darren Yang

Procurement Executive
Shell

Other speakers include...
  • Chris Holmes, Senior Vice President Global Sourcing, Avantor
  • Anis Tabka, SVP Procurement and Contracts, EXPO 2020