Keith Bird – Founder and Director, The Birmont Group,
Keith bird is the Founder and Director at The Birmont Group, based in Melbourne – a procurement and business advisory firm which specialises in leadership development, training, facilitation and coaching.
Andrew’s procurement upbringing and ascension to a position of senior leadership provided a rich exposure to a long list of large multinational organisations, complex negotiations with deals in excess of $1bn, strong financial acuity and reporting to listed company senior management and Board.
Ian Finlay – General Manager Procurement, Coles Group
Following an early career in manufacturing and supply chain, Ian moved into procurement whilst being involved in some early pioneering work in supplier development and relationship management in the pharmaceutical industry.
A seasoned general manager and business leader with 35 years hands-on leadership experience in several industries, appointed as CEO of PASA in December 2020 after seven years working as an independent management consultant on both sides of the negotiating table.