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Overview

Birmingham Branch 

Our next event will be a presentation that will give an insight into the challenges facing procurement in the public sector and value through successfully engaging stakeholders.
Date: Monday 15 November 2010
Venue: Birmingham City Council
Fee: Members - £0.00 per person
  Non-members - £0.00 per person

Availability:

Bookings are no longer being taken for this event

Audience

This event welcomes members and non members.

Programme

6.00pm  Registration and buffet
6.45pm  Start and introduction
8.00pm  Close

Speakers

Nigel Kletz, Assistant Director, Corporate Procurement Services
Birmingham City Council

Nigel Kletz joined Birmingham City Council as Assistant Director for Procurement in early 2009 with a responsibility for procurement across the council - the largest local authority in Europe.

In this role Nigel has led the delivery of value through implementing category management, improving engagement with internal customers and elected members and significantly improving compliance.  

Nigel made the step from the private sector having worked for pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca for over 10 years.  In a short period outside procurement Nigel led an international project to introduce internal customer relationship management processes. 

Nigel's early career was spent in supply chain management and manufacturing in the automotive and electronic sectors.

Fee

This event is free of charge.

Venue

Birmingham Council House
Room 3
Victoria Square
BIRMINGHAM
B1 1BB

www.birmingham.gov.uk/council-house