John Bauman is Director of Procurement and Supply Chain Management supporting Project Execution for Spectra Energy Transmission’s business in Western Canada. John’s primary responsibility is to direct the business unit’s overall supply chain operations, including purchasing, sourcing, materials planning, inventory management, logistics, and contract management. Prior to his current role, John consulted to both Enbridge Pipelines Inc. and Spectra Energy Transmission as a manager of supply chain. With more than 20 years’ experience, John has worked across North America on a wide variety of energy projects including electrical transmission and distribution, heavy oil and gas production, rail terminals, storage facilities, drilling and completions, as well as oil and gas pipeline expansions. John obtained his Commerce Degree from the University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, and his Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. John is also certified as a Supply Chain Management Professional by the Purchasing Management Association of Canada.