MARISOL BERNAL

Marisol joined LUPC as a Responsible Procurement Officer in January 2019, having been a Research Assistant at the Business Human Rights and the Environment Research Group (BHRE) at the University of Greenwich. As part of the BHRE Research Group, she worked on transparency in supply chains in fisheries, cosmetics and electronics industries. In April 2020, Marisol was promoted to Category Manager Responsible Procurement.

She has a Law degree from Universidad del Rosario (Colombia) and an LLM degree with distinction in International and Commercial Law at University of Greenwich. She previously worked at the Colombian Consulate in Aruba as a Diplomatic Mission Assistant.

Her role is to help LUPC implement policy, develop strategy and carry out tasks and actions around responsible procurement.

Responsibilities:

  • Support the implementation of LUPC’s sourcing procedures, develop responsible procurement policy and strategy, and undertake responsible procurement projects
  • Assist those responsible for procurement in member organisations to embed responsible procurement aspects within their sourcing process.
  • Review and report on members’ and suppliers’ modern slavery statements against the Modern Slavery Act.
  • Write LUPC’s annual modern slavery statement.
  • Develop and manage the responsible procurement risk assessment system; Sustain
  • Coordinate the Responsible Procurement Advisory Group (RPAG) at LUPC

 

Tel: 020 7307 2765

E-mail: m.bernal@lupc.ac.uk