Jim has 30 years experience across the private and public sector in commercial, procurement and supply chain leadership. Having worked at a senior level in areas including aviation, construction and public organisations he joined NHS Scotland in 2006 as Director of Strategic Sourcing. In 2015 he took over the wider role of Director of Procurement Commissioning and Facilities.
With a broad portfolio providing commercial, clinical, advisory and improvement services
across the NHS in Scotland and the wider public sector he is proud of his team’s collaborative arrangements and ambitious plans. He also fully recognises the role that a flexible, competitive and innovative supply base plays in supporting the future of Scotland’s Health Service.