Jan. 24, 2023

HKA gains CIPS Corporate Ethical Procurement and Supply Certification

HKA, a leading global consultancy in risk mitigation, dispute resolution, expert witness and litigation support services, announced that HKA's Commercial Advisory team achieved The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Corporate Ethical Procurement and Supply certification in December 2022.

CIPS is a global membership organisation driving positive change across the procurement profession. As the awarding body for the profession, they lead in education and training to help professionals advance their ambition. They provide insights, information and tools, building capability within organisations and enabling members to develop their own best practice.

By completing the course, members of the Commercial Advisory team are able to identify the significance of ethics for procurement and supply and define each stage of the sourcing process, explaining how operational performance can be measured and improved in support of added value operations.

HKA sought to prioritise this training across our team given the heightened risks across global supply chains and in recognition of our role in driving ethical practices across the projects we work on.

Amri Denton, Head of Commercial Advisory, Asia Pacific, said, "As one of the few consulting companies in Australia to obtain this certification, it is a terrific achievement and recognition of the commitment HKA places on ethical procurement, sourcing and supplier management. I'm very proud of the team."


HKA is a leading global consultancy in risk mitigation and dispute resolution, using our multi-disciplinary expertise to provide a comprehensive set of specialist services:

  • Expert, Claims and Advisory services for the capital projects and infrastructure sector
  • Forensic Accounting and Commercial Damages services for all types of contracts, including commercial and investment treaty disputes
  • Consulting services to support companies working on US Federal Government contracts.

Headquartered in the UK, HKA brings a proud record of excellent service and high achievement to bear on today's challenges. As trusted independent consultants, experts and advisers, we help clients manage disputes, risk and uncertainty on complex contracts and challenging projects.

We work with government agencies, local authorities, contractors, legal firms, and other professional service providers, as well as owners and operators, financial institutions and insurers. Clients have access to leaders and problem-solvers who decode complexity through collaborative working and innovative thinking, making the best possible outcomes a reality for our clients, every time.

As well as more than 500 expert witnesses, HKA now has in excess of 500 advisors and consultants – across 40+ offices in 18 countries – with the skills and experience that are essential to get to the heart of even the most complex issues. Our people have vast first-hand experience spanning all major industries and the world's most complex megaprojects, as well as an international track record of achieving successful outcomes.

HKA's global portfolio includes some of the world's largest and most prestigious commissions across a wide range of industries including buildings, industrial and manufacturing, power and utilities, resources, transportation infrastructure, technology, financial services, government contracts and non-profit.

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