Claire Costello

Chief Procurement Officer, Co-Op

Claire is Group CPO and part of the Co-op leadership team.  Procurement supports the whole Co-op Group including Retail, NISA, Logistics, Funeral Care, Life Services and Support Centres as well as the end to end risk management for Goods Not for Resale spend.  With strong commercial delivery as a given, there is also a significant focus on supporting the Co-op vision of Co-operating for a Fairer World through their commercial relationships with their supplier partners.

Having over 20 years’ experience in Procurement, working in and with different markets, Claire is passionate about building successful, challenging and co-operative partnerships.