Tony is a passionate Procurement and Supply Chain professional, with 16 years of experience leading teams in the pursuit of more efficient and effective supply chains. Early on in his career, he worked as a management consultant with PWCC/IBM Business Services and then Deloitte Consulting, delivering various supply chain improvement initiatives, in the areas of end to end supply chain planning, inventory optimization and category management. Tony has operated in a number of industries, Public Sector, FMCG, Retail, but has spent a significant amount of his career servicing the Resources Sector, predominately in a corporate role at Rio Tinto, a large global miner. His specialist skills include end to end category management across multiple service and goods categories. Tony holds a B-Tech(Ind Eng) and an MBA (Thames Valley University).