Group Procurement Director, G4S
Presentation: Creating supply chain visibility to increase competitive advantage and mitigate risk


Robert Copeland is the Chief Procurement Officer for G4S PLC, responsible for procurement operations across 90 countries and territories, joining G4S back in 2015.

Prior to G4S, he headed up the Non-IT Procurement team at the Post Office and in this capacity was heavily involved in the divestment of Post Office from the Royal Mail when the businesses demerged in 2013.

Mr Copeland has also held procurement positions at Danone and PSA Peugeot Citroën in Paris. Mr Copeland holds a Bachelor of Science in Production Operations from the Nottingham University; he is a member of the Charted institute of purchasing and supply and was a Commissioned officer in the Territorial Army.