Alison has been the Head of Procurement at Dunelm for 5 years, where she and her team are instrumental in sourcing all of Dunelm’s goods and services that are not sold to customers. The last 12 months have driven Supply Chain to the top of many retailers agendas and Procurement have played a key role. Alison’s previous experience spans leading procurement teams in Retail, Packaging, Logistics and Parcels. Alison loves a transformation challenge and raising Procurements profile in the businesses where she has worked to deliver significant benefits. Alison’s other activities include being a passionate supporter of Young Enterprise as a business advisor, recently being given a Gold Award for outstanding contribution, and is a facilitator on Dunelm’s Disability and Neurodiversity helping to push forward Dunelm’s inclusion ambitions.