Padraic Phelan

Padraic Phelan

Practice Owner

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About Me

Passionate about the value procurement can bring to a business not in the narrow sense of classic procurement but rather that of being the internal Commercial Business Partner of choice and working in the Change Space.

JOB TITLE: Practice Owner

FUNCTION: Procurement

INDUSTRY: Business Services & Consulting

CATEGORY: Professional Services



Work experience

Practice Owner

Padraic Consulting Ltd t/a BigStuffProcurement

October 2015 - Present | UK & Ireland

Providing procurement advisory with vast experience in Airline, Aviation Engineering and Maritime acquisition and support. Development and implementation of Procurement and Analysis software landscapes to drive fact based decision making into the supply chain.
Considerable experience in contracting complex deals to ensure value is achieved.

Consulting Director

Enrich, LLC

July 2011 - September 2015 ( 4 years, 2 months ) | London

Enrich, an Oracle Platinum Partner and a procurement services advisory practise on business strategy, procurement organisation,structure and transformation to enhance business value

Commercial Director and formerly Director of Procurement

The City University London

February 2008 - April 2011 ( 3 years, 2 months ) | London

Sets VfM Policy, Contracting Policies and determines structures for spin outs. Responsible for the Business Affairs of The City University, London including the instruction of Professional Services and City's panel of Lawyers.

Head of Purchasing


January 2001 - January 2007 ( 6 years ) | Hannover and London

Head of Purchasing

Thomson Travel Group

January 1996 - January 2001 ( 5 years ) | London

Head of Purchasing

Britannia Airways

January 1988 - January 1996 ( 8 years ) | London Luton Airport

Asst. Manager

Ulster Bank

January 1977 - January 1987 ( 10 years ) | RoI


Institute of Paralegals

Fellow of The Institute of Paralegals

2010 - 2011

The City University, London

Certificate of Commercial & Purchasing and Supply

2008 - 2011

Institute of Bankers

Certificate of Banking

University of Salford & Robert Kennedy College Zurich

Master of Science of Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics

2015 - 2017