Brett Beattie

Head of Procurement
Opal Specialist Aged Care

Brett is an experienced and qualified procurement professional with exposure across end to end procurement processes and is responsible for the effective management of all group wide direct and indirect spend. Brett has gained his procurement experience from over 12 years in the Pharmaceutical, Health Care, Environmental Services, Logistics, Engineering and Manufacturing sectors through Australia, Asia Pacific and globally. This experience has seen Brett take on remits for creation and execution of building sustainable procurement and risk mitigation strategies, policies, procedures, related functions and teams.

12:10 PM Getting a Seat at the Table – How to Achieve Effective Multi-Functional Collaboration between Procurement and Stakeholders

  • Influencing without authority. What does it mean and why is it such an important skill in Procurement
  • 12 Angry Men. A case study of influencing without authority using a Hollywood classic movie
  • Interactive session - Let’s test those influencing skills!