Laura joined Nationwide in 2016 to lead Supply Chain Management which encompasses Procurement, Property Services, Vendor Management, Third Party Risk and Accounts Payable. One of her key areas of focus is on developing the Supply Chain Strategy across the Society, to maximise the value of third party relationships, driving efficiency, service excellence, resilience and innovation for the ultimate benefit of its members. Her career has spanned over 20 years, working across multiple industries in firms such as GSK, EY and RBS. Prior to joining Nationwide, she spent 8 years with RBS in a variety of roles before heading up the Procurement function globally. Laura is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS).