Mr. Ian Longdin, LL.M; BA (Business Law); PGCE
Ian has over 30 years experience of delivering legal
training for companies,raising awareness of the role and
meaning of company terms and conditions for
procurement staff and others with contract management
He has been involved with the development of the MCIPS
syllabus and is also an examiner for CIPS.
Ian 's book on Legal Aspects of Purchasing &Supply has
become essential reading for the above legal module in
the MCIPS qualification.
Dr. Anne Young, PhDm BSc, MCIPS
Anne Young is a Senior Consultant with the Asia Pacific
division of PMMS Consulting Group based in Singapore.
Annie 's direct experience in industry includes working as
the procurement representative in cross functional and
multi-cultural teams for complex strategic sourcing
initiatives.Whilst leading teams through successful
assignments,Anne has the ability to empathise with
clients and to understand the pressure placed on
Mr. Ramon Archer, FCPA, HKICPA, ICANZ, BCom
A Fellow CPA member of the Hong Kong Institute of
Public Accountants and a CP member of the Chartered
Accountants of New Zealand,Ramon has spent over 20
years in Asia during which time he has been exposed to
both Asian and Western business environments whilst
working within both multinational and entrepreneurial
Mr. Bob McConnochie, MA, MCIPS
Bob McConnochie has held a regional Procurement role
for a major international company and has also been a
senior negotiator in a variety of international locations
since 1985.He has been based in Asia,working
throughout the region since 1994,frequently dealing with
monopolies and restricted markets in a major service
industry,Bob has extensive experience in relationship
management and developing commercial awareness
within country teams.
Mr. Sammy Chow, B.A.Sc, MIMarE, MHKIE, MCIPS
Mr Chow gained extensive supply management
experience in senior positions within large multinational
organizations based in Asia.By directing Purchasing
teams in developing and implementing supply market
analysis &strategic Purchasing plans,he has created a
competitive edge to leverage opportunities across a wide
range of Purchasing activities from engineering services
to IT &technical design.
Please note that, in the event of a change in scheduled
tutors due to unforeseen circumstances, participants and
their sponsors will be notified immediately.