Clive Govender

Global Chief Procurement & Supply Chain Leader

Clive Govender is a seasoned Business executive having more than 20 years experience in the field of international procurement &supply chain, strategy & sustainability. Clive is currently the CEO of CGC Consulting services, a boutique Procurement and Supply chain consulting firm assisting companies in transforming their procurement and supply chain function to deliver bottom line benefits and in doing so transforming them to world- class status.Clive is the former Head of Supply Chain(CPO) for Anglo American Platinum for a period of 10 years and was also a senior member of the Anglo Americans’ ‘Global Leadership team on Procurement and Supply chain responsible for a spend of over 12BUSD.

Prior to this role Clive was Vice President, Supply Chain and Sustainable Development at the Global engineering firm,
ABB for a period of 9 years. He was responsible for Africa and part of their Global Leadership Team.

  • Clive is a sought after speaker on the local and international conference circuit and a member of the World Procurement 50 (a global community of the world best thinkers on procurement/ supply chain)
  • He is a member of the International Alumni Council of the London Business School & President of the London Business School Alumni Charter in South Africa.
  • Clive is a guest speaker at the London Business Schools’ Senior Executive program and Supply Chain Leadership program
  • Past Council member of the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) – 2 terms and a member of the Institute of
  • Directors Clive has recently chaired the 2018 Mining Indaba Technology stream – Mine 2050 in Cape Town Feb, 2018
  • Clive has a Bcom,Unisa, Bsc Hons.Operations Management, University of Hertfordshire UK, an MBA, Henley Business School, UK & a Senior Executive Program from London Business School, UK