Emilia is the Enhancing Capability Lead at the Crown Commercial Service (CCS). She is a member of the CCS Technology Pillar’s Digital Future Team which manages spend of c.£4.0Bn. Emilia will be talking to you about the work that CCS has been doing to build capability within the public sector. She has delivered over 350 workshops to various government departments and she also leads the first UK digital buying community, which brings buyers of technology and digital products together to celebrate the procurement profession, share experiences and share best practices. The community currently has over 600 members and it is expanding to different regions across the UK. Emilia is also the International Advisor for the Global Digital Marketplace programme to tackle corruption in emerging economies.
Emilia’s background is in international procurement, working within various industries and sectors for the last 15 years in North, South America and Europe.