2nd July 2024

We are delighted to announce that Gemma Payne has been appointed as the permanent Head of the SUPC, effective from 1 July 2024.

Gemma has already made significant contributions to SUPC in 2024, including:

SUPC Inflationary Tool

Helped develop and launch the new SUPC Inflationary Tool – a key tool to empower members’ procurement activities.

Terms and Conditions Templates

Introduced our latest addition to SUPC member benefits: a suite of contracting Terms and Conditions templates.

Heads of Procurement Roundtables

Facilitates Heads of Procurement roundtables. Upcoming events include:
Responsible Procurement – 22 August
eMarketplace Tools – 11 September

£1.4M in Framework Levy returns

Worked towards successfully rewarding SUPC members with £1.4M in Framework Levy returns.

Procurement Value Assessment (PVA)

Helped to launch our new service; the Procurement Value Assessment (PVA) which helps members to unlock value and discover hidden savings within their procurement processes.

Looking forward, Gemma is committed to developing the SUPC 5-year Strategy with a focus on Responsible Procurement, Supplier Relationship Management, and ensuring Value remains at the core of SUPC’s mission.

Please join us in congratulating Gemma on her well-deserved appointment. We are excited about the future under her leadership and the continued success and innovation she will bring to SUPC.