Summary of Presentation: In his presentation, Nick will cover the following:
- Why procurement and supply resilience should be revisited.
- An outline of what is involved in improving procurement and supply chain resilience.
- Key items to consider in respect of the business case for this resilience.
Biography of Speaker: Nick is a qualified accountant, supply chain and risk professional and has held a variety of global financial, procurement and commercial positions in several industry sectors.
He has served on the Board of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply and has been a specialist advisor to the World Economic Forum on the topic of systemic supply chain risk;
Chairman of the Supply Chain Risk Leadership Council. From 2008 he led the development and rollout of innovative and multi award winning supply chain risk products for Zurich Insurance Group,
Over the last two years he has been working with DHL Resiliece360 and several other software companies in supporting their customer solutions in terms of the use data, AI, and technology. More recently, he has worked as the senior advisor for the Institute of Risk Management in the development of their new Supply Chain Risk Management certificate training launched in 2020 and is now the module coach. He is also the supply chain advisor to the University of Cambridge Judge Business School Centre for Risk Studies which he combines with acting as a Director at Procurement Advantage who bring innovative and value adding procurement to UK based SME’s, often under PE ownership.