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Wednesday 13th April 2022, 16:00 (GMT)

Rising to the contractual challenges during the times of covid and Brexit

Join this SupplyChainTalk to answer some of the biggest questions facing the supply chain industry including: 

  • What are the key contraction challenges companies have faced during this period?
  • How have you had to adapt and rebalance your priorities?
  • How can you build flexibility in your supply chain to prepare for future disruptions?


Duncan Brock

Group Director at CIPS, SupplyChainTalk Host

Duncan Brock is a member of the leadership team of CIPS. He’s had a specific interest throughout his career on implementing category management and developing the skills and capabilities of procurement teams. His procurement experience comes from working for Ford, Mars, Black & Decker, NTL (now Virgin Media) and RSA. He is also a CIPS spokesperson for conferences and media interviews on supply chain matters.

Duncan Baldock

Head of Procurement – Logistics and Supply Chain , Marks and Spencer PLC

Duncan Baldock is Head of Procurement for Logistics and Supply Chain at Marks and Spencer PLC.

Prior to that, he worked as Head of Logistics Procurement at various retailers, including Sainsbury’s

Supermarkets Ltd, Walgreens Boots Alliance and Tesco Stores Ltd. His main focus is on building

collaborative working relationships with 3rd party logistics suppliers to deliver value for retail

businesses. Further, he leads all outsourcing and contract management activities for operational

suppliers and advises retail businesses on the best opportunities to improve service and reduce cost. He

is also a panel judge at the Supply Chain Excellence Awards, as published articles with the University of Sussex and University of Nottingham and holds a BA in Politics and an MSc in

Middle East Politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (UK).

Alex Graham

Head of Supply Chain, Royal Sanders UK

Business Leadership | Strategy l Innovation | Transformation. Delivering Growth through Supply Chain and Operational Excellence. (MSc. MCIPS)

An experienced business leader with functional Supply Chain, Procurement and Operational responsibility with a passion for delivering World Class Customer Service.

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