Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Wednesday 17 July – 15:20
Stream 1: Panel Discussion: Measuring the success and benefits of public procurement policies in line with government objectives

AJ joined the Department of Environment, Water, Land & Planning in 2017 as the Chief Procurement Officer. AJ provides overall leadership of the procurement function in DELWP including governance, policy and training, category management and strategic sourcing.

AJ has spent over 18 years in procurement or consulting across industries including IT, telecommunications, government, education and FMCG. AJ’s experience includes sourcing, category management, purchasing, technology, governance and policy.

AJ oversees the effectiveness, commercial value, speed of engagements and compliance of procurement engagements in the department which has a around greater than $500m of annual third party spend.