Our Founder, Nick Ralphs has carried out a variety of Chief Procurement Officer level roles

Consultancy clients include RBS, Direct Line, William Grant Distillers, Royal London, Hanya Consulting, Tilney Wealth Management, Smith & Williamson, ACCA, CIPS, Loch Lomond Group, Government Commercial Function

Created and implemented risk appropriate procurement / supplier management policy and process organisation wide

Negotiated £100m + benefits at Direct Line Group through renewal of supplier base, price negotiation, supplier management, demand management , specification

Creation of high performing teams in a number of environments


Spend analysis, benefit opportunity identification and benefit delivery. Separation and Integration programmes

Supplier Management programmes - design and implementation

Policy design with supporting processes implemented organisation wide - including supporting templates, guidance notes

Operating Model design including capability / maturity assessment, recruitment

Training programmes design and delivery

Operated across numerous industries and categories


We have access to expertise in various procurement categories as well as detailed knowledge and experience in specific industries. We also have subject matter expertise in support areas such as process, risk, digital, ESourcing, training and development.

Our associates are passionate about understanding what clients need and getting things done.

Whatever challenge you're facing, our associates will be able to help you drive value from your procurement processes.