Suzanne Picken

Head of membership and marketing

Suzanne joined LUPC in April 2013, and worked for over five years as a senior contracts manager in the Estates and FM area. Suzanne is a procurement professional with a background in both the commercial, charity and public sectors. Her expertise lies in category management, stakeholder engagement, and leading and managing tender processes and contracts for multiple user groups. Suzanne’s procurement knowledge, interpersonal skills and relationship management experience has enabled her to move into the role of head of membership and marketing at LUPC. Suzanne is a business graduate of Plymouth University and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.


  • Member recruitment, retention and relations

  • Marketing agreements and services

  • Member benefits and services management

  • Training

  • Events, including LUPC’s annual conference and exhibition

  • Stakeholder communications

  • Website and CRM system management

  • Advertising and commercial opportunities

  • Tel: 07930 595 498