Dan Geddes is a senior procurement leader and practitioner with an exceptionally strong foundation in information and communication technologies and a particularly deep focus on software. Dan has extensive practical experience across the transport, utilities, mining, finance, education, health and government sectors. His key skills include leadership, mentoring, commercial management, sourcing processes, vendor management, relationship management, risk management and complex negotiation. Dan’s specialist skills also include technical fields such as software engineering, database design, messaging protocols and technical project management. Considered as a key software procurement SME, leader and mentor by his peers and team, Dan is also a trusted thought leader and partner by the various IT teams he has worked closely with.