Charles is currently Group Procurement Director – CPO for Tesco. He is responsible for managing Procurement across all group companies specifically Goods & Services not for Resale (GSNFR).
In addition, Charles has recently been appointed as Non-Executive Director for the University of Cambridge’s Strategic Procurement and Purchasing Board.
Charles was previously Chief Procurement Officer for WindTre, Assicurazioni Generali and Cable & Wireless Communications. He also served as an expert consultant in McKinsey & Company advising clients on Procurement matters. Charles spent his early professional life in the telecommunications sector in the US and Latin America in diverse procurement and supply chain roles.