John Calder

Partner - Supply Chain

John Calder

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John leads our Supply Chain and Procurement practice. He has worked in this sector for 15 years and joined Baringa from a leading global consultancy in August 2015. In his previous role, he led on the consultancy’s Resources Supply Chain practice, focusing on the energy, minerals and mining and utilities sectors.

In John’s career, he has helped a number of industrial sector clients optimise their supply chains, including a five-year supply chain and procurement transformation at a major oil company and similar projects at major global gas, mining and oil companies. He has also led supply chain work in the commodities, consumer goods, telecoms and media, and retail sectors, bringing substantial international experience straddling Europe, Middle East, North America and Africa. 

John joined Baringa to spearhead the company’s growth in supply chain and procurement, which is initially focused on four areas; utilities, energy, commodities and telecoms. It helps clients address industry-specific challenges in these sectors such as smart meter supply chain optimisation, procurement and commercial transformation,  and commodity trading and shipping profit maximisation. 

In his spare time, John is a keen footballer, golfer and cyclist as well as an avid Middlesbrough fan!  He is also a member of Oil and Gas UK’s Supply Chain Group and is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Logistics and Transport.

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