John Cooper Procurement Reflections

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John Cooper – 40 years of Procurement Reflections

John Cooper has had a long and distinguished career in NHS Procurement from Bolton Hospital Supplies to National Procurement leadership. He has been part of all major procurement issues over the past 40 years. John reflects on his procurement career and the key themes of a lifetime of public service.  John is a ‘Supplies’ man through and through – these recordings reflect this.


Part 1 – Introduction


Part 2 – The 1980’s


Part 3 – The 1990’s


Part 4 – Final Observations and Acknowledgemnts