Procurement's finest

Recognised by CIPSA for ‘achieving very impressive outcomes in a challenging environment, building on an informed assessment of people, processes, and systems’ Queensland Rail won the coveted award for ‘Most Improved Procurement Operation’ at this year’s Procurement Professional Awards. Led by Keith Bird, General Manager of Commercial, the team at
Queensland Rail triumphed over other worthy contended including Airservices and Worley Parsons. Earlier this year, Keith was awarded The Faculty’s 2013 CPO of The Year for his performance and leadership excellence in the procurement profession.

Special mention to Stephen Rowe, Chief Procurement Officer at Parmalat Australia and founding Roundtable member, on receiving the 2013 CIPS Australasia Leadership Award. His long standing commitment to procurement excellence and ability to nurture young procurement talent is highly valued within the procurement community.

To read more about the 2013 Procurement Professional Awards click here