President of the College and Chair of the CouncilAs a highly skilled and trusted Procurement professional, I have established my career working for prominent national and international brands in the FMCG sector, including portfolios for market-leading names in chocolate, soft drinks, tea, coffee, juice, yoghurt, cheese, crackers, ready meals and dips.
With a proven track record in delivering sustainable growth whilst managing the P&L, my expertise in procurement strategy includes sourcing strategies, initiation and optimisation of ethical business partnerships and value-based decision-making to reduce expenditure and improve operational effectiveness aligned to a Company’s business strategy.
Proficient in negotiations and rapport building, I am a strong communicator with expertise and focused on producing desired outcomes.
A dynamic, degree-qualified, and professionally certified procurement and supply chain management expert and Pharmacist with diversified experience in international public procurement and supply chain management in developing countries managing donor-funded projects (USAID, CDC, and Global Fund). A global supply chain strategic leader with experience managing multi-million dollars operations in a resource-limited context. A certified member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT UK), Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP, Canada) and Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS UK).
An ambitious and talented professional with a proven and diverse academic background in engineering, energy and maritime logistics management, and valuable industrial and teaching experience. Acquired various professional skills through studying, researching, and working in a professional and academic environment.
Masters educated executive with over 18 years’ experience leading and developing procurement, supply and logistics in Australia’s largest mining and manufacturing companies. My current role as head of the Procurement and Supply division for Australia’s second-largest mining contractor.