@ Principal Category Manager
Rod is a Principal Category Manager leading the Pharmaceuticals and Intravenous portfolio within Procurement and Supply Chain Management. Leading a team of category managers, his portfolio includes the effective procurement of a broad range of direct consumables, covering pharmaceuticals, intravenous, enteral feeds and infusion, together with the supply of compounding services and industrial and medical gasses. Rod is passionate about building strong supplier relationships and developing contract management frameworks to ensure the efficient rollout and delivery of consumables and services.
Complimenting his current portfolio, Rod was previously Principal Category Manager for Equipment and is enthusiastic about the implementation of new technologies to improve healthcare outcomes and reduce hospital stays.
Rod’s background includes health and public infrastructure procurement, banking and finance.