Meet our 2019 speakers. More to be announced… 

Alex Jennings

CPO, DS Smith

Alf Noto

Managing Director, Chief Procurement Officer and COO Corporate Services, Deutsche Bank AG

Alpar Kamber

Executive Vice President, WNS Global Services

Andrew Haynes

Procurement Director, Heathrow Airport

Andy Horne

Head of Supply Chain Shared Goods & Services, EDF Energy

Ben Saunders

Polar Explorer and Endurance Athlete

Bilal Shaykh

Group CPO, Centrica PLC

Cath Hill

Group Director, CIPS

Chris Harrop, OBE

Group Marketing and Sustainability Director, Marshalls

Dale Turner

Director of Procurement and Supply Chain, Skanska UK

David Cooney

Head of Sales and Distribution, Premier Inn

Evan Sutherland

Procurement Director, Balfour Beatty

Graham Crawshaw

Services Director, CASME

Harold Hendrickx

Transformation Director, DS Smith

Jake Holloway

Business Development Director, Crossword Cybersecurity plc

James Allen

Asset Management Director, Arriva

James Bridgeland

Consulting & Solutions Director, Reed Specialist Recruitment

Janet Chinnery

Head of Corporate Procurement, Thames Tideway Tunnel

John Glen

CIPS Economist, CIPS

Kevin Murphy

Capability Lead - Transformation, RBS

Laura Faulkner

Director, Supply Chain Management, Nationwide Building Society

Maggie Berry

Executive Director for Europe, WEConnect International

Malcolm Harrison


Mayank Shah

Founder & CEO, MSDUK

Melinda Johnson

Commercial Director, Department of Health and Social Care

Nadia Youds

Partner & Social Impact Manager (Supply Chain), John Lewis & Partners

Nick Jenkinson

Senior Director – Procurement & CRE, Astellas Pharma

Ninian Wilson

Group SCM Director & CEO, Vodafone Procurement

Patrick Dunne

Director of Group Property, Procurement & Cost Base Transformation

Pierre-François Thaler

Co-CEO, EcoVadis

Rhys Bush

Regional Vice President – EMEA, Avetta

Richard Harding

Global Purchasing Director, Purchasing Transformation & Operations, Jaguar Land Rover

Richard Smith

Director, Enterprise Project Management Office, Reed Specialist Recruitment

Rob Metcalf

Group Purchase Manager - Systems, JCB

Rob Tuckwell

Director of Partnerships, Barclaycard

Robert Copeland

Group Procurement Director, G4S

Todd Bradley-Cole

Partner & Senior Manager CSR, Procurement, John Lewis Partnership