Andrew Roper

Head of Procurement, The Salvation Army
Andrew Roper is Head of Procurement at The Salvation Army, he has been responsible for designing and building the central procurement department from its inception 4 years ago. He has previous experience of working in Procurement in both the public and private sectors, namely for the NHS, Canon and NTT. He is passionate about the benefits professional procurement can bring to the charity sector and the positive impact it can have on the people the Salvation Army serves. As well exploring how we can use our procurement spend to do good, through reducing our environmental impacts, supporting social enterprises and raising awareness of the issues of modern slavery and labour violations in supply chains.