Andrew Ordish

Andrew Ordish

Head of Business Services (Procurement)

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JOB TITLE: Head of Business Services (Procurement)

INDUSTRY: Banking & Financial Services

CATEGORY: BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) Services

Work experience

Head of Business Services (Procurement)


July 2011 - Present

This role is responsible for procurement of all business services across AMP, leading a team of 11 procurement professionals, and delivery of value adding, customer focused support to the AMP Group.

Market Manager A/NZ Procurement Services

American Express

February 2007 - June 2011 ( 4 years, 4 months )

Market Manager Procurement Services for Australia and New Zealand.

This role is primarily responsible for the procurement of indirect goods and services for American Express across the Australian and New Zealand markets within a JAPA and global procurement organisation. I have responsibility for 5 direct reports (3 procurement managers and 2 analysts).

National Procurement Manager

Corporate Express

September 2004 - February 2007 ( 2 years, 5 months )

Responsible for procurement of all IT related products and services for re-sale by Corporate Express.

Also responsible for contribution, production of distribution of catalogue program, IT purchasing team and Corporate Express' indirect spend across the business.

Program Manager


March 2004 - September 2004 ( 6 months )

Program Manager (Australian Operation) of Tecient. Tecient is an early stage company developing an associated-backed 'Gift Card' for the Australian, Asian and European markets. Responsible for key stakeholder management, supply side and sell side relationships, marketing, contract and legal issues management, and successful delivery of Australian project.

Senior Category Manager Procurement


October 2002 - March 2004 ( 1 year, 5 months )

Senior procurement role within Strategic Sourcing team responsible for spend categories in excess of $80m.

Strategic Sourcing Manager

Goodman Fielder

January 2000 - January 2002 ( 2 years )

Manager Pricing & Competition Policy

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

March 1998 - August 2000 ( 2 years, 5 months )

This role was primarily responsible for advising clients on their corporate governance responsibilities under the Trade Practices Act, assistance in pricing matters and general corporate affair advice. Assignments included TPA advice, ACCC representation, submissions to Government inquiries and GST implementation (pricing).

Consultant Industry Policy & Strategy

Coopers & Lybrand Consulting

August 1996 - February 1998 ( 1 year, 6 months )

This role was responsible for varied management consulting assignments for clients across the public and private sectors. Projects included investment location comparisons, foreign direct investment briefing, program evaluation and economic appraisals.



of Negotiation Skills Course

2001 - 2001

University of New South Wales

Competition Law & Policy Course of Competition Law

1998 - 1998

The Australian National University

Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of Arts of Economics, Economic History, Politics

1990 - 1993

Canberra Grammar School

High School of 2U Maths, 3U English, 3U Modern History, French, 2U Geograph

1979 - 1988