Aaron Reid

Aaron Reid

Speciality
Aaron is a supply chain sustainability specialist who has gained valuable insights from working at the cutting-edge of the agenda in both the public and private sectors. Aaron is currently the lead on Balfour Beatty's UK sustainability and sustainable procurement strategy, approach to modern slavery and its award-winning supplier diversity program. Aaron led Balfour Beatty to a world first accreditation against the International Standard for Sustainable Procurement (ISO20400) and was responsible for developing Balfour Beatty's £1bn spending commitment to SMEs, which was recognised by the prime minister. Aaron is also an Elected Board Member at the Supply Chain Sustainability School, a multi-award-winning industry wide collaboration between clients, contractors and suppliers who have a mutual interest in building the skills of their supply chain and Chairs the West Midlands Combined Authority Construction Skills Task Force and sits on their Skills Board as well as CITB’s Fairness Inclusion and Respect Programme Steering Group.