Chris Tyer - People | Efficio UK

Chris Tyer

Senior Manager

Chris has more than 20 years’ experience in strategic procurement gained with leading FTSE100 companies based in the UK and the Middle East. He has previously held Head of Procurement and Global Category management roles.

Main areas of practice

Chris has over 20 years’ experience within the financial services sector and significant category expertise in corporate real estate and security. He also has over 5 years of experience working across the Middle East region.


MCIPS qualified professional with 24 years’ experience in financial services: 16 years in HBOS/Lloyds Banking Group, holding various strategic sourcing roles, and 8 years in HSBC holding the role of strategic sourcing manager, global category manager (Corporate Real Estate) and regional head of procurement roles. He started working at Efficio as a senior manager in June 2018.


He has recently been supporting a major oil and gas client in the MENA region, leading the corporate real estate strategic sourcing workstream and is currently supporting the public investment fund in Saudi Arabia on a major Infrastructure project.

Sector expertise

  • Financial Services
  • Oil & Gas


Get in touch


Chris enjoys reading as he’s keen to learn new things. He also likes to give back, so he partakes in volunteering and mentoring programmes whenever he gets the opportunity.