Tracey Barnes, MD – Diageo, based in India manages one of the 5 Enterprise Business Services Operations and Global Source to pay process. In her current role, she handles the operational facets of a range of services, mainly finance and accounting, but also HR and IT, supporting more than 70 markets across Diageo. The focus of her current role is to make the India delivery center a competitive advantage for Diageo through agility, innovation, and pioneering service standards.
Her 20 year experiential and transformational journey has begun with Operational Finance director roles supporting Supply Chain management and Procurement spanned through her long standing presence in countries like Netherlands, US, Canada, Latin America, South Africa and India in the areas of Finance, Audit & Risk, supporting Global Supply Chain within different fields like Manufacturing and Distribution.
Tracey had set up Spirited Women – a diversity interest group in Ireland and Kenya for Diageo`s female employees which focuses on creating possibilities and opportunities for women on career progression in today`s world.
She holds an M.A degree in Biochemistry from Oxford University and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales.