Ninian joined Vodafone in 2009 as SCM IT director and was appointed to the board of the Vodafone Procurement Company in November 2009.
From 2014 to 2016 Ninian held the role of SCM technology director and was responsible for all technology sourcing in Vodafone, including networks, IT and new product development. In March 2016 he was appointed as director of group SCM and CEO of the Vodafone Procurement Company.
Prior to joining Vodafone, Ninian held the position of operations director for Royal Mail, managing the largest private workforce in the UK with full accountability for the delivery of the company’s customer promise and its transformation programme.
Prerviously he held senior positions at Cable and Wireless (CPPO and group property director) and was a member of the board of the Caribbean business unit and trustee of the pension scheme.
Ninian was educated at Aberdeen University and holds a Bsc Hons degree in geography. He is a member of CIPS and a life member of the Institute of Directors.
He lives in Luxembourg with his wife Philippa.