Rekha is an experienced procurement professional who brings a unique perspective from both the government and private sectors, having successfully led large-scale Commonwealth, State and private sector procurement and stakeholder engagement activities.
With 13 years’ experience in finance and strategic sourcing roles, Rekha’s experience spans the procurement lifecycle. She is highly skilled in translating requirements from the technical experts into an acquisition strategy that delivers what the business needs and that makes sense to industry. With her broad perspective of both government and the private sectors, she can broker and facilitate agreements and arrangements between the two.
Rekha has a strong understanding of procurement processes and requirements under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPAA) and Commonwealth Procurement Rules 2017 (CPR), and she applies that knowledge with a focus on robust and justifiable outcomes to ensure value for money is realised.
Rekha is resilient, self-aware, outcome focused and motivated by challenge and change.