Jonathan Dutton

@ Conference MC

Jonathan Dutton was founding managing director of The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPSA), the peak body for procurement in this region, for nine years until early 2013.

Since then, Jonathan has worked as an independent management consultant, trainer, key note speaker and MC – and attends more procurement conferences than anyone in Australia.


He started his career in procurement at British Airways before moving into a corporate sales role for BA in London, and then for QANTAS in Sydney.

He was then marketing director for two public companies in London – REGUS and CHUBB – and COO. of CIM, the global peak body for marketing.


Jonathan is a fellow of four institutes including CIPS, and holds both the AICD diploma in corporate governance and a degree in Economics.

His lively, relevant, entertaining and sometimes challenging presentation, speeches and MC work at over 500 procurement events in the last decade have earned him an enviable reputation on stage.