Meet the speakers

We were delighted to be joined by a range of speakers from the region. Experts in their chosen field they will be delivering live content sessions throughout the event. We’ll hear real life case studies helping to elevate knowledge in key areas of procurement and supply.

Check out the speaker line-up, with more to announced… 

Commercial Leader, Ministry of Business
Innovation and Employment

IPC, Asia Pacific

Executive General Manager

SVP APAC and Workforce,

Executive Director
Compass Group & Foodbuy

Executive Director Finance and Procurement, Transport for NSW

Chief Procurement Officer
Vitex Pharmaceuticals

Senior Manager, Risk – Supply Chain Lendlease Corporation

General Manager, Capital Management & Procurement
Australia Post

Group Manager, Sourcing Strategy and Operations
Microsoft Procurement

Director Asset and Workplace Services, NSW

Chief Executive Officer, Ports of Auckland

Head of Portfolios, Woolworths Group

Head of Procurement, Supply Chain and Property
Water Corporation

Vice President and Managing Director KellyOCG  

Contract and Supplier Relationship Specialist

Chief Procurement Officer

Co-founder and Director
The Demographics Group

Professor, University of Technology Sydney

Global Industry Practice Lead,
Moody’s Analytics

Social Traders

Client Engagement Manager

CEO, Better Sydney


Nicola Nation

The Ākina Foundation

Head of Procurement
Tourism Australia

Director of Procurement

Global Thought Leader on
Empowerment and Resilience


General Manager, Community and Social Innovation, Auckland Council

CSP, VP Sustainability and Risk

Procurement Manager
Ministry for Pacific Peoples

General Manager for Australia and New Zealand, CIPS

Chief Supply Chain Officer
Super Retail Group

Senior Director – Consulting and Services at GEP GEP

Ministry of Education of New Zealand

Director, Procurement and Business Support
Infrastructure NSW

Senior Manager – Social Procurement & Workforce Development Transport for NSW
Chief Marketing Officer, Ivalua

SVP Strategic Accounts,

General Manager Procurement Property and Fleet, Jemena and Zinfra Group

Value Advisory Director, ANZ

Founder, CEO, Together Society

Product Manager, Integrity Health and Safety

Customer Solution Architect, COS

Category Manager, Digital and IT
Latitude FInancial Service

GM Value Management, Spark New Zealand

Founder, State of Flux

CEO & Co-founder, Trading Blak  Nominee, NSW Aboriginal Women of the Year 2022

Divisional Manager, Commercial Division, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

General Manager – Corporate Affairs,
Supply Nation

Principal, PSCM Advisory,

Chief Procurement Officer,
Vodafone New Zealand

General Manager of Contracts and Procurement, INPEX Australia
Leading Procurement & Supply Chain Entrepreneur






  • Mark Richards, Divisional Manager, Commercial Division, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade