Event details

The Procurement Act 2023 is set to transform the procurement process for public bodies. The Act aims to create a simpler more flexible system that emphasises social value and sustainability.

To support you in preparing for these upcoming changes this webinar will cover: what is changing in procurement and why, how you can prepare and how these changes will support a more sustainable procurement process.  

The Procurement Act 2023 is set to come into force October 2024 and will impact public sector organisations and suppliers while also opening the door for SMEs and social enterprises. This session aims to act as a guide to support you in the transition.

All attendees will receive a CPD certificate.

Please note by registering you agree to be contacted by the organiser (Western Business Media Ltd) and the event sponsor.

If you have any issues registering contact us on marketing@westernbusiness.media or call on
01342 314 300 

Brian Sims

Brian Sims


Western Business Media

Brian has served as the Editor of Security Matters since March 2020 having previously occupied the same role for two other titles (namely Security Management Today and Risk UK) at, respectively, UBM and Pro-Activ Publications. Joining the world of security journalism back in 2000 after a decade of writing for an engineering title (ie Building Services Journal, the official journal of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers), Brian – who’s an Honours graduate of the University of Liverpool – has since won several industry awards, among them the British Security Industry Association’s Chairman’s Award for ‘Promoting The Security Industry’ and the Skills for Security Special Award for an ‘Outstanding Contribution to the Security Business Sector’. Further, he has twice been a nominated finalist for the prestigious George van Schalkwyk Award bestowed by The Security Institute, an organisation of which he is an Honorary Fellow.
Guy Stapleford

Guy Stapleford

Head of Consultancy Services

Procurement for Housing (pfh)

Guy is a commercial procurement specialist with extensive experience within the public sector, working at a senior level within local authorities and Housing Associations in procurement, contract and project management roles. He has experience of working across multiple organisations to introduce, implement and embed commercially focused procurement programmes, driving the transfer of skills that build internal stakeholder capacity and sustainable commercial solutions. Guy’s specialism and extensive experience lies in providing commercial support, procurement expertise and cost reduction advice to clients in reviewing, commissioning and procuring new or outsourcing existing services.
Ade Osunsanmi

Ade Osunsanmi

CHIC Head of Procurement

Communities and Housing Investment Consortium Ltd (CHIC)

Ade has almost twenty years experience in procurement, covering; logistics, supply chain management, procurement, contract management and supplier relationship management. She works to deliver effective and efficient procurement for our members, ensuring frameworks agreements and DPSs' provide innovative solutions that are reflective of members requirements.
Ahmed Loonat

Ahmed Loonat

Senior Business Development Manager

Sentry Doors LTD

Ahmed is a Senior Business Development Manager with 20 years experience in the door and window industry. He works closely with Housing Associations, door installers and major contractors and has built many strong relationships in the industry over the years. Ahmeds determined and driven approach allows him to supply his customers with the highest quality range of Timber Fire and Security Doorsets while providing dependable and unswerving support. 


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