COVID-19/Coronavirus

The Supply Management Forum - Private Sector will take place as scheduled on Tuesday 5 May at etc.venues Norton Folgate, London.

CIPS and Haymarket Media Group (who deliver events on behalf of CIPS) are following the current guidance from the UK Government and the World Health Organisation and as such this event will be taking place as planned. Our priority during this time is the safety of our event attendees and our teams, and we will continue to closely monitor the development of the COVID-19/Coronavirus and any potential impact on our event.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Nikki Hunter


Head of Procurement, National Citizens Trust
Nikki has recently join NCS Trust as Head of Procurement to set up a new procurement function. Before that she was Head of Property and Procurement at Scope and won a CIPS Supply Management award for Best Third Sector project, for Scope’s ambitious procurement transformation program last year.

She has over 20 years’ experience in purchasing and supply chain management and during that time has managed the procurement process for a wide range of goods and services, across the public, private and third sectors.

Her first position was as a stock controller for a large blue chip organisation, since then she have successfully managed various projects, including a first generation outsourcing project for critical infrastructure, setting up a procurement function and even designing a warehousing and distribution function from scratch.

She has a BA in Business Operations and is a Chartered Member of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.