Press Releases

 

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Trevor Clancy Appointed Director of Operations

Trevor Clancy initially joined Portland Group as a business analyst. From then on, he held several leadership positions including Portland Group Director – Service Delivery. In this press release, CEO of Portland Group, Bruce Stevenson; announces Trevor’s new role as Director of Operations for Portland Group and his responsibilities.

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Adam Bock Leads the Melbourne Office

Adam Bock is now Director and Head of the Portland Melbourne office. In his new role, Adam will grow the Melbourne presence of Portland by partnering with Victoria-based clients to build procurement capabilities and optimise functions.

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Portland Group Management Changes

Gavin Solsky announces the appointment of Bruce Stevenson as the new Chief Executive Officer of Portland Group. Bruce joined the company more than 10 years ago. Most recently, he headed the Melbourne office where he built a first-class team and delivered outstanding results for many Portland clients.

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QGC Renews Agreement for Major Procurement Services

Portland Group today announced the renewal of a managed services contract with QGC to assist with procurement activities over a 2 year period. Under the new agreement, Portland will assist with procurement activities to establish contracts for a wide range of products and services required for coal seam gas exploration and operations.

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Portland Group Receives Award for Strategic Contribution to Procurement

CIPSA presented an award for Contribution to the Procurement Industry to Gavin Solsky at the 6th CIPS Australasia Procurement Professionals Awards Dinner in Melbourne. This is the first time such an award has been made to a procurement services provider.

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Portland Group Opens New Office in Singapore

Following Portland Group’s recent acquisition by Infosys BPO, they have opened a new office in Singapore with the aim of extending presence further across the Asia-Pacific region. Tim Mai will head the Singapore office and drive sourcing and procurement improvement programmes for global companies.

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Expanding Spend Coverage with Deep Experts

Over the last few months we have had 2 new Practice Directors join our team. Stephen Craike joined Portland in October as the group's Practice Director for ICT Services. John Turner joined in January as the Practice Director for Marketing Services.

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Portland Group Acquired by Infosys BPO Limited

Infosys BPO Limited has acquired 100% of the shares in Portland Group. However, Portland Group will retain its name and identity and will continue to operate as an independent company. Our current management team will all remain in place and continue to lead the business.

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PepsiCo Outsources Purchasing Management to Portland Group

Portland Group to manage the procurement of several of PepsiCo's spend areas and to provide ongoing spend analysis services. The three-year contract will utilise Portland Group’s deep category expertise across a number of areas of the broader transport category.

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QGC Awards Major Procurement Services Contract to Portland Group

Portland will assist QGC with procurement activities to establish contracts for a wide range of products and services for coal seam gas exploration. Portland will assist QGC over an eight month period. Simon Thompson and Gavin Solsky comment on this contract.