Jenny Froome, Deputy Chair

Organization: SAPICS
Category: Board Member
Bio:

Jenny Froome is currently the Deputy Chair of People that Deliver in a voluntary capacity as well as Chief Operating Officer of SAPICS, the Professional Body for Supply Chain Management  in South Africa and is also a Director and founding partner of Upavon Management, an event and association management company.  Ms. Froome started her career in Event Management in London over 35 years ago managing The Conference Forum in the City of London.  Her relationship with SAPICS started in 1996 when Upavon managed the 18th annual Conference.  In 2004 Upavon was appointed to administer the association in its entirety.  Ms. Froome is a firm believer that supply chain management makes the world go round and is committed to building a vibrant community of educated and professionally designated supply chain professionals throughout Africa.  She also is a strong advocate that Together Everyone Achieves More – TEAM.  Originally from the United Kingdom and brought up in a variety of countries around the world, including Ghana, USA, British Virgin Islands, Australia, Japan and Kenya. Ms. Froome lives in South Africa with her husband, son and a variety of four-legged family members.