Jim Carter

FCIPS, Transformation Director, Government Commercial Function, Cabinet Office


Currently seconded as Transformation Director in the Government Commercial Function, Jim's remit is helping improve the capacity and capability of Commercial Specialists across Government. Prior to this he was Commercial Director at Network Rail, the UK's rail infrastructure provider, where his team procured and managed categories as diverse as ballast to business consultancy. For his transformational work at Network Rail Jim won the CIPS Professional of the Year in 2013, and his team won 3 other CIPS best practice awards including Best People Development Initiative. His early career was spent with Cable & Wireless in a role implementing procurement processes and systems across their global businesses.

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