Dani Sweeney

Dani brings over 20 year’s procurement experience to her role, with specialisms in public sector procurement, contract management, project management, total cost of ownership, stakeholder engagement and e-procurement systems.

Dani has supported several large-scale complex projects within the public sector, most notably the operational transformation from diesel to electric traction at GWR, resulting in an increase in customer capacity and enhanced customer experience between Bristol and London Paddington. Providing both procurement and project management for an implementation operation that had to run alongside day-to-day operations, major rolling stock overhauls and network electrification, all with minimal impact to customers.   Danielle has recently let the IRLA Lab Consumables and Chemicals agreement and is now looking to go out to tender for both Antibodies and Sera as well as the IUPC Lab Gases agreements, in late 2020.

Coming from a very sporty family, Danielle is passionate about sport and fitness and as an avid hockey player, having played for over 30 years, she has also held the position of Director of Hockey at her former local team in Sussex.

Contact Details

d.k.sweeney@reading.ac.uk 0118 935 7081