Jane O'Toole FCIPS Chartered
Christchurch Branch New Zealand
What are the reasons that you choose to volunteer for CIPS?
I am the Christchurch CIPS chair because I believe we should inspire the future generations to feel passionate about procurement, and how procurement professionals can lead the future of sustainability and social responsibility through our supply chains. Value add of Procurement professionals can have a major impact on any business, spending the money to achieve value should also be done in an ethical, sustainable and practical way. Being part of the CIPS committee ensures I can help share global best practice and I feel I'm giving back to the profession, I also personally continue to learn and grow by working with fantastic people.