Patrick Senior

Expert in Supply Chain Management

Patrick (known as Paddy) comes from a financial reporting and analysis background. Prior to joining ERA, Paddy worked in a Chartered Accountancy role and led his own accountancy practice in the Horowhenua region…


Paddy uses his financial analysis and reporting skills along with his innate sense of integrity and fairness to create excellent results for his client base in terms of both optimising cost and ensuring high standards of product quality and service delivery are met and sustained.


With detailed supplier industry knowledge and experience covering many different cost categories, Paddy’s role has included category analysis, supplier liaison, supplier negotiation and the implementation of cost project decisions. His role also includes client liaison and postimplementation reviews of supplier performance.


His clients include Toyota NZ, Victoria University, Palmerston North City Council, Scales Corporation Ltd, Macaulay Metals group, Audit NZ, Plumbing World Ltd, EziBuy Ltd, New Zealand Pharmaceuticals Ltd and Te Papa.


Paddy holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy from Victoria University.


Based in the sunny Bay of Plenty, Patrick enjoys activities based around the sea, particularly stand up paddle boarding, surfing and the odd bit of fishing. He likes to keep fit with regular morning bike rides. Patrick’s family and church activities are very much part of his life.

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