Kelly is Head of Procurement for Australia and New Zealand for Holcim, part of LafargeHolcim, a global construction materials company. Kelly is a Procurement Professional with extensive experience across a range of industries. She has strong capabilities in building effective working relationships and high performing teams, the development of key stakeholder relationships and has extensive operational experience through the implementation of change initiatives and process improvements. Her role is responsible for a spend of $1.5bn and has been responsible for the implementation a centralised structure and process aligned with the global business which has changed the face of Procurement dramatically within the organization and has assisted greatly in cost down to the bottom line. She has overseen her team grow from 3 to 30 over the last 5 years. She has created a highly effective Procurement team who has been the Internal Customer Excellence award for Holcim Australia 3 years in a row from the Executive Committee and last year had the highest engagement score for any team within the Australian/NZ business. She is passionate about people, excels in building relationships and prides herself on building highly engaged and effective teams. In 2015 she was awarded the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Australasian Procurement and Supply Chain professional of the year.