Hi I am Sam Achampong FCIPS, Head of CIPS Middle East, North & West Africa. I am a procurement professional with extensive experience in Procurement and Supply Chain management across the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. I have held senior procurement and strategic sourcing roles for organisations such as Majid Al Futtaim, Abu Dhabi Municipality and Nakheel in the Middle East; MTN across Africa; and Land Securities in the UK.
I am an active member of the procurement fraternity in the MENA region. I will be running a workshop at MEYE 2019 on ethical supply chain and corporate social responsibility.
I hold a Masters Degree in International Procurement from the University of Glamorgan (Wales), MSc in Facilities Management from the University of Westminster (England) and I am a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply.
I regularly speak at industry events and am an advocate for professional standards in procurement and supply management – I look forward to sharing my experiences with you at MEYE 2020.