Bill Burkland

Head of Amazon Business UK

Bill Burkland is Head of Amazon Business UK ( which launched in April 2017.  Bill has been with Amazon for 11 years, holding a number of senior positions including leading the pan-European Amazon Business Product Management team in Luxembourg as well as leading the Industrial & Scientific product category for in the U.S. Prior to joining Amazon, Bill held several operating roles and was on the Board of Directors of Industrial Distribution Group, an Industrial & Scientific distributor and provider of outsourced storeroom management solutions. 




Session Details

Rethinking Procurement: The Dynamic Marketplace

Procurement leaders are being challenged to reduce costs, increase overall business value, and keep up with increasingly rapid changes in technology. This presentation will examine a dynamic marketplace, enabling more cost-effective purchasing, reduced effort for managing your spend and higher levels of end-user adoption.

Benefits of attending this session:

Find out more about:

  • The nuances of an established marketplace model
  • Opportunities for reducing costs
  • How to gain visibility into long tail spend
  • How to retain purchasing controls in a dynamic marketplace.