Roger Davies appointed Group Procurement Director

Wednesday 31 January 2018

The John Lewis Partnership announced today that Roger Davies will take up the role of Group Procurement Director this summer. 

Roger is currently Group Head of Procurement at Marks & Spencer, where he has worked for eight years. Before that Roger worked at British Airways in a variety of leadership roles including property, IT and services procurement.

Roger is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply and a member of the leadership committee for the Fellows.

Patrick Lewis, Group Finance Director of the John Lewis Partnership, said: 'Roger joins us with a wealth of knowledge in both retail and procurement, and I look forward to working with him to grow the value procurement can offer the Partnership.'

Notes to editors

The John Lewis Partnership - operates 49 John Lewis shops across the UK,, 353 Waitrose shops, and business to business contracts in the UK and abroad. The business has annual gross sales of over £11bn. It is the UK's largest example of an employee-owned business where all 84,000 staff are Partners in the business.


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Sarah Henderson 
Group Senior External Communications Manager, Corporate Affairs
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