LB photoLarry Berglund | SCMP | MBA | FSCMA

Larry’s supply chain expertise includes leadership positions in the forest industry, public health care, municipal government, university operations, academia, and consulting services in the private, public and non-profit sectors. Larry is a speaker of note at national and international conferences.

Larry was fundamental with drafting and implementing the first ethical and sustainable procurement policy in Canada for the City of Vancouver.

His latest book is titled: Good Planets Are Hard To Buy: A Management Handbook for Creating Conscious Capitalism, Sustainability Principles and Supply Chain Excellence.

Many leading companies and organizations have utilized the services of Larry Berglund, including:

Accenture Business Services; Auditor General for Local Government; APICS; BC Automobile Association; BC Construction Association; Bruce Power; Buy Social Canada; Certified General Accountants; City of Edmonton; Delta School District; Federation of Canadian Municipalities; Finning Canada; City of Kamloops; Hudbay Minerals; Institute of Supply Chain Management; Klondike Lubricants; Langley School District; Municipality of North Cowichan; National Education Consulting Inc.; Ontario Lottery and Gaming Commission; Province of Alberta; Social Enterprise Institute; Supply Chain Management Association; West Fraser Timber; and The University of British Columbia, to name a few.

Larry has successfully integrated corporate social responsibility and social procurement values into supply management strategies and operations. He has drafted policies, affected change in public organizations and influenced practices in many companies.

Larry recently facilitated workshops for the United Nations staff in Italy.