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Ann Thomson

THETA 2017 Vendor Committee Member

Ann is a member of THETA 2017’s Vendor Committee, and recently retired from The University of Auckland. Over the past 20 years Ann has had a wide range of procurement experience in corporate, university and local body environments; developing, implementing and managing procurement strategies and procedures.

She has established, led and developed procurement teams and managed large scale procurement across a range of goods and services.  At The University of Auckland, she developed and embedded the IT Procurement function and team, responsible for the procurement of all the university’s IT, telecommunications and software requirements.

During Ann’s time at The University of Auckland she also represented the tertiary sector in the NZ Government IT Procurement Initiatives.

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