Alf Noto is the Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) at Deutsche Bank. He joined the bank in 2016.
In this role, he works to optimise supplier relationships to enable the bank to meet its strategic objectives, partnering across the bank to develop & execute category and supplier strategies. The banks category management, commercial contract management and supplier management teams report to him.
With over 30 years experience in leading international companies across a diverse range of industry sectors, Mr Noto is recognised leader of both Procurement and Customer Service organisations.
Starting in Procurement in the Automotive industry at Rover and then Nissan, other key positions have included; leading SmithKline Beacham’s (now GSK) pharmaceutical chemical procurement operation and supply chain business development teams for 7 years, building and running Nokia’s Indirect
procurement operation for 6 years before leading their Customer Care organisation for a further 5 years and immediately prior to joining Deutsche Bank, leading Microsoft’s Devices business Care organisation.
Mr Noto was recently elected to the ‘Procurement Power List’ foR a second year by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)
Mr. Noto holds a BA Business Studies from Coventry University