Since 2001, Local Buy has been the trusted procurement partner to hundreds of organisations and thousands of buyers, delivering innovative procurement solutions. Our team are well known leaders in probity services, pre-qualified supplier arrangements, procurement technology and procurement services, with a core focus to advance procurement. Our experience sets us apart in approach, delivery and outcomes.
Peter Mifsud is the CEO of Local Buy.
A commercial transformation leader with over 25 years’ experience in leading large scale operations and implementing innovative strategies to solve business challenges. He holds undergraduate and post graduate qualifications in law and commerce, as well as post graduate qualifications in Public Administration and Procurement.
Peter’s experience includes senior legal and commercial roles in both public and private practice as well as Executive General Manager appointments in the ATO, Crown Law, BHP Billiton and Origin Energy. Having held P&L accountability in complex portfolios across national and international jurisdictions, Peter has extensive experience in all facets of procurement and supply chain operations, commercial negotiations and advice, project and financial management and organisational strategy and design.
Peter has successfully delivered innovative programs for significant value realisation, organisational restructures, enterprise wide process simplification and technology solutions, cultural transformations and improvement programs.
Glen Duff is the Director – Nex Gen Procurement and Partnerships of Local Buy.
Glen leads the ongoing deployment and enhancement of Local Buy’s fully funded Nex Gen Procurement Ecosystem, and the delivery of the Nex Gen Procurement Cloud of industry leading Procurement Services and Technology Solutions.
Glen’s extensive experience includes senior management roles in procurement where he delivered strong operational and strategic gains, and senior commercial manager roles in the procurement technology sector, being responsible for strategy, business development and customer success, leading a 4-year period of high growth, technology adoption and customer satisfaction.
Glen is well known as an experienced and trusted partner, using his knowledge of procurement, technology, strategy, business development and customer success to leverage partnerships, technology, and innovation in delivering meaningful client outcomes.
VendorPanel is our core Technology Partner of the Nex Gen Procurement Ecosystem and Partner Solutions. VendorPanel operates a market-leading platform used by thousands of organisations for management of strategic and operational procurement in North America and Asia Pacific.
VendorPanel have approximately 100 staff in Australia, including local staff servicing Queensland and Northern Territory.
ArcBlue is our core Services Partner of the Nex Gen Procurement Ecosystem and Partner Solutions. ArcBlue is a specialist procurement consultancy and training group operating across Asia Pacific. Working with a wide range of public and private sector organisations, they are passionate about the benefits that procurement can bring.
ArcBlue have over 150 staff across Asia Pacific, including local staff servicing Queensland and Northern Territory.
Since 2001, Local Buy has been the trusted procurement partner to thousands of buyers. Local Buy is owned by the Local Government Association of Queensland and is the parent body of Nex Gen Procurement. Local Buy have an experienced team of procurement experts delivering strong services and technology solutions.
Local Buy have over 35 specialist procurement staff across Queensland, including local staff servicing Queensland and Northern Territory.
Social Traders is our Social Procurement Partner of the Nex Gen Procurement Ecosystem. Our partnership with Social Traders let’s us showcase certified social enterprise suppliers on our Procurement Platform.
REMPLAN is our Economic Partner of the Nex Gen Procurement Ecosystem. Our partnership integrates your procurement data and REMPLAN economic and job impact multipliers to identify your economic impact and opportunity.