Jin Sahota is currently the CEO of Supply Chain Coordination Limited (SCCL), the management function for NHS Supply Chain. Equivalent to a FTSE250 business (turnover of £3.2 billion) and provides the end to end supply chain services across the health system; delivering clinically assured, high quality products at the best value.
Jin is an experienced leader and CEO with a career history spanning two decades, both overseas and in the UK across both the private and public sector.
He has held senior roles with Psion PLC, Motorola and Honeywell working in the UK, Ireland and Germany . He then spent 11 years with the global leader of media entertainment services, Technicolor, as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations in Paris.
In 2016, he started to work for the UK Cabinet Office and led the Procurement Transformation Programme (PTP), to replace the existing NHS Supply Chain contract. In 2019, the PTP was acknowledged across Government as a benchmark for a successful programme, having been awarded the “Best Commercial Project” by the Government Commercial Function.
After successfully setting up the new operating model for the NHS Supply Chain, he was appointed it’s Chief Executive Officer. As CEO, Jin is driving efficiencies, delivering value and savings of £2.4 billion back to frontline services by 2022/23. Jin is establishing the NHS as one of the most effective and powerful procurement entities in Europe.