ProcureCon Indirect 2018

April 17-April 18, 2018

Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Copenhagen

+ 44 (0) 207 368 9465

About our Speakers

2018 Speakers

Kimberley Warren
Global Procurement Director
HSBC
Fabienne Lesbros
Fabienne Lesbros
Chief Procurement Officer
The co-operative

Fabienne is an experienced, decorated procurement leader with 20 years in procurement and winner of the CIPS professional of the year award in 2014. Currently focusing on driving cross-functional approaches inside the business, generating innovation and value delivery Fabienne has a wealth of experience and proven strategies to share with you at ProcureCon Europe 2015.

Eavan O’Halloran
Director of Group Procurement
Primark
Jesus Sancho Cubino
Jesus Sancho Cubino
Head of Indirect Procurement
Carrefour

From 2011, Jesús has built up the Procurement Marketing department at Carrefour Spain in coordination with the Procurement Marketing Group Carrefour; the scope of his role is to manage the expenses related to media, advertising, marketing and decoration. Before his life at Carrefour, he was the Marketing Manager for Datacentric (formerly PDM) and Maptel (Telefónica Group), after holding various positions in different companies in the marketing and sales areas managing the negotiation with suppliers and clients. Jesus will be hosting the Roundtable ‘How To Ensure Innovation Is An Integral Part Of Your Marketing Procurement Process To Be True Internal Consultants’ on the 13th June.

Jean Latty
Group Head of Indirect Procurement
Generali
Zoltan Jerebak
Head of Procurement, Central Europe
Tesco
Tom Lewers
Head of Global Supply Chain
Royal London
Robert Smith
Software Category Director
Nordea Bank
Valerio Dal Monte
Valerio Dal Monte
Vice President Procurement
Alitalia
Paolo Baldo
Paolo Baldo
Deputy CPO
TeleSystems

Paolo reports directly to the Vice President for Procurement and Administration on the board, and is responsible for defining the overall procurement strategy of MTS group in conjunction with Group CPO including categories strategies and strategic partners (including Vodafone). In particular is oversees and manages the execution of vendor strategies and relationship activities, procurement planning activities, IT procurement tools implementation and procedures.

Alex Drew
Alex Drew
Head of Procurement & SRM
Cathay Pacific
Gareth Mawdesley
Gareth Mawdesley
Head of Procurement
NFU Mutual
Robert Semethy
CPO
Erste Group Bank
Connor Boulter
Connor Boulter
Global Senior Category Manager, Marketing, Events & Production Resources
BBC

Connor is a results focused procurement leader with global category management experience across the media, entertainment and content sectors, and combines commercial acumen with strategic thinking. He has a range of influencing skills with business executives, partners, peers and other business functions, and is passionate about learning, driving change, challenging situations, and working in dynamic fast moving entrepreneurial environments. In his current role he is responsible for the global procurement of marketing, events and production resource services at BBC Worldwide. Connor will be hosting a Roundtable on ‘Internal Stakeholder Engagement: How To Best Engage With The Business When Operating As A Lean Marketing Procurement Team In A Large Organisation’ on the 14th of June.

David Loseby
David Loseby
Group Procurement Director
Inchcape

David provides direction as the CPO to the centre led team and develops a strategy and approach across Mainland Europe & UK (14 countries) for both Direct/Indirect and Capital expenditure. In his role, he ensures collaboration between Arriva entities and Deutsche Bahn, Arriva's owner to maximise synergy opportunities and deliver local enterprise benefits within the supply chain. He also coordinates and leads the training and development of the function, including resources taken from the business and retraining them from their current line/professional roles.

Pedro Barata
Pedro Barata
Head of Cognitive Procurement
Vodafone
Graham Crowley
Head of Indirect Procurement
Musgrave Group
Hayley Austin
Hayley Austin
Head of Category
Engie

Hayley heads up category management, including indirect spend, where she is directly responsible for developing the global category strategies. Recently, she has focused on implementing global strategic category management with regional expertise to deliver financial and efficiency improvements. She drives to create and maintain strong partnerships with the ability to influence stakeholders to proactively contribute to good practice development, setting fact based and achievable targets to deliver against these.

Michael Pearson
Michael Pearson
Group Head of Procurement
Aspen Group
Roger Davies
Group Head of Procurement
Marks and Spencer
Marcel Dinu
VP Vendor Management and Procurement
SES
Robert Turner
Head of Procurement
John Lewis Partnership
Marie-Louise Christiansen
Marie-Louise Christiansen
VP Professional Services
Danske Bank
Bo Dungal
Bo Dungal
Head of Procurement Transformation
Dankse Capital
Nicolas Passaquin
Nicolas Passaquin
VP Global Head of Professional Sourcing
Thomson Reuters
Nicolas Passaquin is a global executive with twenty years of hands-on international experience in sourcing & procurement, successful in building high-performance teams and having led several restructuring efforts focused at maximizing the return on investment in supply chain and procurement resources. 
Nicolas worked in Paris, London, Singapore and couple of cities in Switzerland in hospitality, airline, baby food and nutrition sectors before joining Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals.
In his current position, he is leading a large multicultural team of Sourcing professional spread across 22 locations in Asia Pacific, Latin America and Emea. His responsibilities include leading the strategic sourcing team in those regions, the Global Travel category team and the Sourcing Shared Services Centres (which he designed and set up).
Sjoukje Wynia
Head of Procurement
booking.com
Gavin Long
Head of Indirect Procurement
Carnival UK
Maria Madrid Rodenas
Maria Madrid Rodenas
Vice President Global Procurement
NH Hotels

Maria Madrid Rodenas manages strategic sourcing and purchasing of all the international contracts for 401 properties in 24 different countries for the NH Group of Hotels. With corporate assets worth in excess of 1.9 billion euros NH is the 4th biggest Hotel Group in Europe. Maria’s role includes managing risk and insurance across the global portfolio as well as the global teams who oversee sourcing and change programmes in the business. With 20 years’ experience in sourcing and procurement Maria has a wealth of experience to share in outsourcing best practice.

Antti Suorsa
Antti Suorsa
Head of Procurement
Telia Company
Claire Costello
Claire Costello
Senior Director Procurement
ASDA
Alisa Bornstein
Alisa Bornstein
Global Indirect Procurement Director
Millicom

Alisa is a procurement leader with significant experience in operational start-ups, green-field opportunities and transformations.  She has exceptional track record of leading teams in multicultural, complex and fast moving environments, modernizing Indirect Procurement and bringing in new, lean and efficient solutions to the business. Alisa leads today Millicom Group’ Indirect Procurement globally, with focus on emerging markets of Africa and Latin America. 

Malgorzata Debska
Malgorzata Debska
Global Procurement, Regional Category Lead
Deutsche Bank
Philippa Green
Philippa Green
Head of Third Party Relationship Management
Nationwide
Kaushik Yathindra
Kaushik Yathindra
Procurement Analyst
HSBC
Daniel Serrano
Group Procurement Manager – Indirects
Arriva
Nathan Minkley
Indirect Procurement Lead
Walgreens Boots Alliance (Retail)
Slagjana Nikolikj-Nikolovska
Head of Procurement Macedonia
EVN
Roger Gonourie
Head of Global Sourcing
Swiss Re
Piotr Juskiewicz
Head of Services and Procurement
DNB
Florian Eineder
Florian Eineder
Head of Global Category Management
GFK
Matthias Muller
Procurement Director
United Internet
Irena Shimanskay
Global Category Director
VimpleCom
Zsolt Szeker
Global Head of Indirect Procurement
Nokia
Sue Williams
Former Hostage Negotiator
Arnaud Thoni
Arnaud Thoni
Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager
Warner Bros Entertainment
Arnaud has been in his current role at Warner Bros since 2015, and previously held a variety of marketing procurement roles at Vodafone, Alliance Boots and La Poste. Arnaud will be hosting the Roundtable ‘Ensuring Supplier Diversity In Your Creative Agency Roster – How Can You Efficiently Evaluate All Types Of Agencies To Secure The Best Mix?’ on the 12th June.
Margaret Gibson
Margaret Gibson
Strategic Procurement Lead
Standard Life

Margaret leads both the Strategic Procurement and Central Procurement Functions where she sets the procurement direction for the Standard Life group. In her vision for the procurement strategy, Margaret focuses on procurement transformation, leading strategic sourcing programmes and outsourcing and offshoring initiatives - BPO, ITO and Infrastructure, and driving effective third party partner governance and oversight.