Category Archives: Environment

The procurement profession can make a world of difference – A ‘novel’ approach.

October 15th, 2017

My latest novel, The Last Oracle will be launched on Tuesday 17th October. The book’s hero, Sam Jardine is the ‘James Bond’ of the Procurement profession. He is as ordinary a person as any one of us, but he has the bad luck to be the employed by various nefarious organisations who are putting the … Continue reading The procurement profession can make a world of difference – A ‘novel’ approach.

The Influence of Big Oil

August 28th, 2017

It is impossible to overstate the importance of the global oil industry. We depend upon it for almost every aspect of our lives and until recently our biggest fear was that oil would run out. How would we drive our cars and fly to our favourite destinations without this precious commodity? Whole economies including those in … Continue reading The Influence of Big Oil

The Elephants of Luangwa Valley

June 30th, 2017

When the pace of corporate life gets too frantic, I dream of my favourite patch of earth. Its lies in the heart of Africa in a place called the Luangwa Valley in Zambia. A majestic river runs through the arid savannah and it teems with exotic wildlife. I picture myself as a teenager, drinking tea … Continue reading The Elephants of Luangwa Valley