WHAT IS THE SUSTAINABLE PROCUREMENT WORKING GROUP (SPWG)?

The Sustainable Procurement Working Group is a joint MOD/Industry committee for the department and its suppliers to consider jointly how best to embed Sustainable Procurement into both purchaser and supplier business practices. The group is co-chaired by industry and MOD representatives.

 

INDUSTRY CO-CHAIR - Hannah Cowley (QinetiQ)

 

MoD CO-CHAIR - John Allan (DES Hd QSEP)

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE GROUP?

To operate as an Executive Committee to facilitate collaborative working between MOD and defence industry prime, mid-tier and small-medium enterprise suppliers, to jointly consider how to embed sustainability into purchaser and supplier procurement processes. The SPWG is accountable to the Defence Suppliers Forum (DSF).

HOW DO I JOIN?

This particular group is categorised as a ‘Board or Committee’ ADS Boards and Committees generally operate at the more strategic level and have more specific membership criteria. Members can register their interest in the committee, and if a vacancy arises the group facilitator will contact you directly to discuss the process of joining. Please contact Simon Levy by emailing: Simon.Levy@adsgroup.org.uk or calling: +44 (0)20 7091 1149 for more information.

For MOD personnel, please contact David Harrington (SPWG Secretary), by emailing David.Harrington660@mod.gov.uk 

 

An open group on sustainability for ADS Members is the Sustainability Working Group. For more information and to join this, please click HERE


Key Roles

Group Facilitator
Simon Levy, ADS Group Ltd
simon.levy@adsgroup.org.uk

Chairperson
Hannah Cowley, QinetiQ Group PLC


Go to Members Area