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Amy Jones

Certified trainer

Amy Jones is a Trainer and Supply Chain / Procurement Consultant. Amy has over 20 years’ experience in Supply Chain, Procurement and Finance. She started her career at Rolls-Royce as a Graduate Trainee in Procurement and she has worked as a Director of Global Procurement and Supply Chain in Alstom Power for over 5 years.

Amy works with clients on training programmes and consulting projects. She is also a qualified and accredited Associate Executive Coach at the Academy of Executive Coaching, Switzerland.

Amy’s qualifications include chartered professional membership of the Chartered Institute of Purchase and Supply (MCIPS), Six Sigma Greenbelt, Diploma in Finance (Dip FM) from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), ISO9001 Certified Lead Auditor, Practitioner Diploma in Executive Coaching from the AoEC (Academy of Executive Coaching) , BSc (Hons) degree from University of Nottingham and B2 German Language.

Amy's contact details:

Email: ajones@degraaffengineering.com


Katia Gutknecht-Botti

Certified trainer

"Each negotiation is a new discovery, an inner adventure as much as a relationship journey to bring you to a mutually beneficial destination. Adventurous spirit to explore unfamiliar paths required! ".

Katia comes from a family of entrepreneurs and discovered the world of negotiation more than 20 years ago. With her international and more local Supply Chain, Procurement & Project Management experiences in Firmenich, Procter & Gamble and SC Johnson, she had the opportunity to lead from regional to global complex negotiations.

Katia founded her own company a few years ago and now wears several hats: professional adult Trainer, Value Creator and Director of her Sàrl. She also actively collaborates with Procure (the leading national Trade Association for Purchasing and Supply Management) and is a Professor at HEIG-VD (School of Management and Engineering Vaud).

Katia’s qualifications include a PMP© certification from the Project Management Institute, an Adult Trainer Swiss Federal Brevet, a Non-Violent Communication Certification from the NVC Swiss Association and a Master in Business Administration (Procurement & Supply Chain specialization). French native, she is fluent in English.

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