Rachael Legg


Chief Procurement Officer, Johnson Matthey
Rachael is Chief Procurement Officer at Johnson Matthey, a FTSE 100 global leader with over 200 years of proud history in sustainable technologies applying unrivalled scientific catalyst expertise to enable cleaner air, improved health, recycle the world's valuable natural resources, and develop advanced new material for battery cells in hybrid and full electric-vehicles.

Passionate about people and value creation. Rachael is accountable for increasing procurement’s strategic contribution and impact on the business and wider society through JM’s transformation journey to Procurement Excellence 2025, making the world cleaner and healthier now and for future generations.

Prior to this, Rachael ran her own procurement and business transformation consultancy company; amassing 29 years establishing and leading Procurement functions for FTSE 100/250/Small Cap and Private Equity organisations across a wide spectrum of industries and clients including pladis, B&Q, Diageo, Sony, ICI, Capita, Serco, DS Smith and held manufacturing engineering positions with Unilever and ICI Paints.