Malcolm joined Mars in 1982 as a management trainee after graduating from Cambridge University with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He has broad international experience in consumer facing companies in both general management and global functional roles, particularly procurement. In his career, Malcolm has worked for Mars Confectionery, Pedigree Petfoods, Bass, Britvic, Interbrew, InBev, Nestlé and Rexam.
In 2015, Malcolm joined the Cabinet Office of Her Majesty’s Government where he held the role of CEO of the Crown Commercial Service, with responsibility for UK Public Sector Procurement Policy and for supporting the UK Government’s initiatives with SMEs.
In July 2018 he joined CIPS as Group CEO.