Procurement Category Head - Professional Services, Nationwide Building Society
Savina is the Procurement Category Head for Professional Services at Nationwide, focused on delivering a number of transformational projects involving third party partners across multiple industries. She has responsibility for building and implementing a Consultancy Buying Framework across the whole society, managing a multimillion external spend category. Savina leads a team which manages consultancy and advisory, legal, conveyancing and valuations. Prior to joining Nationwide, Savina was the Senior Procurement Manager for Legal Services at the Royal Bank of Scotland, leading the commercial and tendering sourcing activity for various external legal services that RBS Legal uses. As well, she had responsibility for competitive tendering and e-auctions as well as contract management.