About this Speaker
Ian Makgill - Founder, Spend Network
Ian has worked in public procurement for over 20 years and has been running his own businesses for over 15 years. He has founded https://openopps.com, the world’s largest database of open, public sector tenders and contracts.
Prior to his career as an entrepreneur, Ian worked as a Management Consultant with a focus on government procurement.
Ian has written and presented on the use of data to improve public procurement, he has a particular interest in using open data to improve public purchasing. Ian previously sat on the Cabinet Office’s Open Data User Group.