Joanne Taylor is an experienced global procurement professional who specialises in travel and expense management with over 16 years’ experience in the travel industry working for companies such as Rio Tinto, Qantas Airways , Air New Zealand and Japan Airlines both in Australia and abroad. Her current role sees her as Global Head of Travel & Expense Management, Supply for BHP managing a team based around the globe. Joanne has extensive experience leading global category strategies, managing multi-national and global initiatives across a variety of sectors, industries and markets. Throughout her career Joanne has received multiple awards and nominations for outstanding achievements and contributions. An active member of the travel industry, Joanne has been invited to attend several industry events as a guest panelist and has previously held council positions with numerous professional travel associations and airline committees.