Our Brisbane team

Anais
Managing Principal

Anais

  • 8+ year procurement and supply chain experience in Europe and Australia in FMCG, transportation, waste management and health & education
  • Specialises in Health & Education; and provides cost savings advice in a wide range of categories, with great interest in medical, research and ICT categories
  • Managing Principal at Argon & Co, previous employers include Savencia, Maersk and Cleanaway
Angus

Angus

  • Experience working in Procurement, Business Continuity, and Risk Management Consulting in the Mining, Energy, FMCG and Government sectors
  • Skilled in engaging with clients and their suppliers to reduce costs and create operating efficiencies in their supply chains
  • Consultant at Argon & Co, with previous experience at Caliba Group, a Big 4 consultancy, and the finance team of a Luxury Hotel in Brisbane
Ashwath

Ashwath

  • Strong experience in Procurement  Consulting for clients in Mining & Resources, Healthcare, Education, and Government sectors
  • Also experienced in Technology Consulting, focusing on SAP SCM functional modules for Industrial & Locomotive Manufacturing clients
  • Skilled in Strategic Procurement, Category Management, Project Management, SAP P2P/Materials Management (ECC & S/4HANA), SAP Ariba Sourcing
  • Senior Consultant at Argon & Co. Previous employers include Accenture, Novelship, and Amalgamations Valeo Clutch
Brian

Brian

  • A decade of professional experience ranging from commercial facilities maintenance and repair, non-profit government research procurement and contract administration, and heavy-industry contract management
  • Working experience across several industries to provide operational insights for internal process management and development. Specific focus on contract negotiation, tender management, and client/vendor relations
  • Consultant at Argon & Co, previous employers include Caliba Group, NORC at the University of Chicago and Lessen (formerly SMS Assist)
Carla

Carla

  • Extensive experience delivering procurement projects and contract management within the healthcare sector
  • Strong experience in managing complex, multi-stakeholder clinical device evaluations and large-scale tender processes. Specific expertise in contract evaluation and negotiation
  • Lead Consultant at Argon & Co. Previous employers include Applied Medical, Mundipharma Australia and Wallmans Lawyers
Daniel
Partner

Daniel

  • Over 25-years working with organisations in the Health, Education and Automotive Industries to deliver large scale cost reduction projects and implement procurement redesign
  • Working with Board, CEO, CFO and procurement executives to implement sustainable financial savings and operational change in large Government, and Private Healthcare and Education organisations
  • Has led numerous financial turnaround transformation projects in the Public Health systems, financial due diligence and, financial business case creation. Training and mentoring of clinical business unit leads
David
Partner

David

  • Board level experience with ASX 200 companies in retail, wholesale and services
  • Expertise in supply chain, commercial and retail operations transformation, with IT, customer proposition, digital marketing and e-commerce skills
  • Projects include delivering an in-house supply chain capability for a national retailer, implementing a transformational digital customer engagement experience, leading a vendor management programme and network design for a major retailer
Felix
Associate Partner

Felix

  • Over 15 years of Global experience in managing and leading large-scale projects across the Asia Pacific region through operational change programs in Healthcare, Logistics, IT, Resources and Warehousing
  • Works all levels of management including boards, to develop and deliver large scale cost reduction projects across both private and public sectors
  • Specific expertise in managing and delivering large scale cost saving projects and designing procurement functions
  • Associate Partner at Argon & Co. Previously Partner at Caliba Group, Co-founder and Director of GB Consulting Group
Gana

Gana

  • Extensive experience in collaborating with organisations in the health industry and government sectors to deliver large-scale cost reduction projects and implement procurement redesign
  • Working with procurement teams and executives to implement sustainable financial savings and operational change in large Government and Healthcare organisations
  • Senior Consultant at Argon & Co. Previous employers include Deloitte US, Ernst & Young US, PwC Australia
James

James

  • Experienced FMCG finance professional with a focus on end-to- end supply chain cost analysis and business case development
  • Expertise in FP&A, network optimisation, cost reduction and CAPEX investment
  • Recent project experience includes performing a supply chain financial analysis and P&L management for full end-to-end supply chain, producing greater visibility of spend to a granular level in order to better understand the supply chain cost structures and improve bottom line profit
Jay

Jay

  • Strong experience in Procurement  Consulting for clients in the Education and Healthcare sectors
  • Extensive knowledge in building categories and skilled in engaging with clients and their suppliers to reduce costs and create operating efficiencies in their supply chain
  • Consultant at Argon & Co. Previous employers include the Queensland Institute of Biomedical Research
Jim
Partner

Jim

  • Over 20-years working with organisations in the heavy industry sectors to improve their procurement functions, and reduce operating costs through better procurement
  • Works at all levels of management and operations to develop and deliver cost reduction programs in the heavy industry sectors. Specific expertise in designing procurement functions, and managing large scale cost reduction programs
  • Has ed numerous procurement transformation projects in the heavy industry sectors, including complete restructuring of the procurement function, new procurement policies and procedures, and the implementation of the new function
Joe
Managing Principal

Joe

  • With over a decade of consulting experience, I have led procurement initiatives for government health clients and major healthcare turnaround projects in Australia, achieving significant cost savings and operational improvements
  • I specialise in project management, operational transformation, and strategic cost-saving initiatives. I have led large cost-saving projects and collaborated with CEOs, CFOs, and procurement executives to implement sustainable financial savings and operational changes, enhancing long-term growth and efficiency in large organisations
  • Managing Principal at Argon & Co. Previous employees include Caliba Group, Sydney Water & PKF Accounting
Kevin

Kevin

  • Over a decade of experience in managing and leading large-scale FMCG projects cross the Asia Pacific region through strategic sourcing, negotiating, demand planning, logistics and warehousing
  • Specific experience in leading procurement teams and executives to implement sustainable financial savings and operational improvements in large scale, multi site
  • Previous roles include, Head of Procurement and Supply Chain – Youfoodz. Managing Director – Dish Food Solutions
Lachlan

Lachlan

  • Strong experience in Procurement and Consulting with particular focus on procurement improvement and cost reduction projects in the Mining and Resources sector
  • Skilled in cost reduction project management and delivery for mining clients with an understanding of mining categories, suppliers and commercial models and experience in complex sourcing projects across the categories
  • Previous employers include Foodbuy (Compass Group) and Redsuit Advertising
Lorena

Lorena

  • Over 20 years of professional experience in process improvement, data and process mining, business analysis, logistics and material handling technology specialist
  • Specialist in big data for material handling systems and business intelligence development
  • Highly experienced in KPI definition and availability metrics
Lucy

Lucy

  • Over seven years of experience in the South Australian healthcare sector, with supporting and managed the delivery of complex projects
  • Contributed to the outpatient redesign initiative within a Local Health Network (LHN) and the Department for Health and Wellbeing, providing with valuable insights into the healthcare requirements of the South Australian population
  • Expertise extends to managing and delivering operational change within the healthcare sector, including the identification of cost reduction opportunities
  • Previous employers include Department of Health and Wellbeing, and Central and Southern LHN’s
Matthew

Matthew

  • Collaborating with organisations in the heavy industry sector to enhance their procurement functions and reduce operating costs through improved procurement practices, with a particular focus on contract management
  • Working with all levels of management and operations to deliver procurement and supply chain programs in the heavy industry sector. Specific expertise in contract management of major services and complex cost reduction projects
  • Senior Consultant at Argon & Co. Previous employers include Caliba Group, Bond University and the Australian Koala Foundation
Monica

Monica

  • Experienced in supply chain, leading initiatives across strategy, planning, fulfilment and operations optimisation in both advisory and implementation roles
  • Industry experience in hospitality, retail, mining, rail & defence
  • Led the ‘COVID-19 Impacts stream of a supply chain resiliency review across 7 business units within defence
Prithvi

Prithvi

  • Experience in Procurement Consulting for clients in the Mining sectors
  • Prior experience in Technology Consulting, focussing on SAP HCM implementations for Mining, Rail and Energy clients
  • Skilled in Tender Management, Strategic Procurement and Data Analysis with the aim to reduce costs and increase operating efficiency for clients
  • Consultant at Argon & Co and previous employers include Caliba Group and Deloitte Australia
Sabrina

Sabrina

  • Solid experience designing and implementing custom solutions helping organisations across diverse industries to optimise their processes, improve their efficiency and increase their profitability
  • Strong foundation in engineering principles and experience in Lean Six Sigma methodologies to identify root causes, design and implement solutions within a framework
  • Recent project experience includes having developed an operational warehouse solutions for the onboarding of new business for a third party logistics business
Sean

Sean

  • Experience in Procurement consulting for clients in the Mining sector
  • Skilled in data analytics, strategic procurement, and engagement with suppliers or clients regarding cost reduction and improved operating efficiencies in their supply chains
  • Analyst at Argon & Co. Previous experience at Caliba Group, PwC Financial Advisory, The University of Queensland, TCA Partners and Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC)
Sebastian

Sebastian

  • Over 16-years of experience procurement across Europe and Australia. Specialising in heavy industry, manufacturing, aerospace and infrastructure
  • Works at all levels of management and operations to deliver procurement and supply chain programs in the heavy industry sectors. Specific expertise in complex transformation projects
  • Senior Consultant at Argon & Co. Previous employers include Brisbane Airport Corporation, Burrana  Aerospace,  MS Ultrasonic Technology Group  and Chrion Machinery Group
William
Managing Principal

William

  • Extensive Procurement and Supply Chain Experience across sectors including FMCG, Healthcare, Government, and Mining & Resources
  • Strong experience leading teams on large operational and financial improvement projects. Skilled in Procurement, Project Management, Supply Chain, and Strategy development
  • Managing Principal at Argon & Co. Previous employers include Caliba Group, Ernst & Young, Bornhorst & Ward, and Osborn Lane Engineers