John has worked in Procurement for over 30 years. He started his career in the motor industry and has since then worked in a wide variety of sectors including FMCG, Food & Beverages, Telecoms and Banking. He has operated at CPO level in both private and public sectors, including roles at the UK’s largest Brewer and UK Government’s largest civil Department. In consulting his work has included clients in Retail, Leisure, Government and Utilities, and he has particular expertise in Operating Model design, Value Delivery, eAuctions and Contract Management. In John’s previous role he oversaw Procurement Operations, Enablement and Technology at Australia’s largest bank. John graduated from Sussex University with a degree in Economic History and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply.