Meet the Buyer: Peel Ports Group

About this event

We are delighted to offer Mersey Maritime members and participants of Port City Innovation Hub the opportunity to pitch to one of the UK’s largest port groups, Peel Ports. This event will follow the June Face-2-Face event.

This event will be in the format of ‘speed dating’ and you will be allocated a 10 minute slot with a member of the Peel Ports Group procurement team to pitch your business and offerings.

Peel Ports Supply Chain function is responsible for the sourcing and management of all suppliers to the group. Their supply chain is split into three categories: construction and civil engineering; general operations and corporate operations.

Meet the Buyer Panel:

  • James Riddick, Group Head of Supply Chain – Responsible for all supply chain activity for the Peel Ports Group
  • Mark Hunter, Senior Sourcing Manager – Responsible for the sourcing of strategic goods, works and services for the Group
  • Cath Murphy, Senior Category Manager (Operations) – Responsible for managing our spend and supplier relationships with our Operations Categories
  • Andy Holt, Group Stores Manager – Responsible for the purchasing and logistics around our critical spares facility for the Group, situated here in the Port of Liverpool
  • Eris Shaw, Category Manager (General Operations) – Responsible for day to day management of General Operations Categories of spend, such as plant, machinery, marine etc.
  • Melissa Rimmer, Category Manager (Corporate Operations) – Responsible for day to day management of the Corporate Operations Categories of spend, such as IT, professional services and facilities

Please note spaces are limited so your place is not guaranteed. Don’t miss out, register your interest below!

Prior to this event we are hosting a ‘Face-2-Face with Peel Ports Group’ which you can register for HERE.

Agenda – Tuesday 6 June 

10:00                Arrival and networking
10:30                Welcome from Mersey Maritime
10:35                 Presentations from Peel Ports Group
11:30                 Q&A session
11:45                 F2F close
12:00               Networking and lunch

Meet the Buyer
13:00               Supplier speed dating event
15:00               MTB close

Event Details

News and Events website - 2023-04-21T090035.682
June 6, 2023
Titanic Hotel Liverpool

Venue Details

Titanic Hotel Liverpool, Regent Road, Liverpool L3 0AN
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