Thomas Pocock is a London-based Executive Advisor with Gartner's Procurement practice. Mr. Pocock has worked for Gartner (and previously with CEB) for 10 years. In his current role, Mr. Pocock works with Heads of Procurement and their team members across a variety of industries and countries. He works with them on all aspects of Procurement including talent management, functional strategy creation, category strategy creation, establishing and maintaining a supplier relationship management program, managing supplier risk, and increasing Procurement's influence within the business. This work includes advising on best practice examples, facilitating strategy-building sessions, and conducting training workshops both in person and virtually.