Head of Procurement (Manager Group Procurement), WaterNSWSalim Reza serves as Head of Procurement (Manager Group Procurement) at WaterNSW. He is a dynamic procurement leader driving commercial thought leadership achieving the right business outcomes for now and future.
Salim is experienced in leading procurement functions, commercial strategy, managing large spend direct & indirect portfolios, and strengthening procurement team, stakeholder and supplier relationships across public and private sector as both an industry member and a management consultant.
He is a business graduate with distinction majoring in Finance, Information Systems and People Management, professional affiliation with CIPS and training in Procurement and Project Management supported by a strong and proven track record of effectively steering procurement efforts improving customer satisfaction, reducing cost base, and maximising shareholder value.
Salim has extensive procurement leadership, transformation, local & global strategic sourcing and multi-category portfolio management experience across industries, specifically in utilities, financial services, telco, manufacturing, retail and public sector, allowing to partner with key stakeholders, manage risk and deliver target outcomes.