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Group Procurement Manager, Wesfamers
Wednesday 17 July – 12:00
Panel discussion: Creating strategic synergies with suppliers – Turning transactional relationships into strategic alignments

Steve has a trade and engineering background and worked in both the government and private sectors before moving into procurement at Carrier Air Conditioning 24 years ago. For the last 17 years he has worked as the Group Procurement Manager for Wesfarmers Limited based in Perth, overseeing a diverse portfolio of categories on behalf of the Wesfarmers businesses in Australia and New Zealand. Steve received MCIPS accreditation in 2011 after completing an MBA with a major in Strategic Procurement.