Murray Saylor - Managing Director
Bachelor of Business
Diploma of Government
Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
Certificate IV - Frontline Management
Chairperson - Supply Nation Indigenous Business Advisory Group
CEO - Indigenous Supply Chain Connections
Board member - Barayamal
Member of Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply
ISO 20400: Sustainable Procurement Australian Delegation Committee member
Tagai Management Consultants Managing Director, Murray Saylor is of Torres Strait Islander descent whose family originates from Darnley Island (Erub) located in the Eastern cluster of the Torres Strait. Murray realised at a young age he wanted to challenge negative stereotypes about Indigenous Australians and create his own destiny. The next phase of Murray’s journey is to share knowledge with others, and facilitate empowering partnerships with people, communities and businesses creating their own destiny.
Murray has worked for over 20 years within strategic and operational roles within the public and private sector.
Murray has worked on State and Federal Government strategic Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander policy and program initiatives, including working hand in hand with remote Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait communities. Murray was presented with an award in recognition of excellence in Community Engagement by the Queensland Department of Housing Director-General.
Murray has fine-tuned his project management and commercial acumen working in the mining resource sector as a Supply Chain and Procurement professional working on remote mine sites and at a corporate level for multinational mining companies Rio Tinto and Anglo American. Murray has developed and managed capital and operational expenditure contracts. He has lead a warehouse operation, managing inventory and providing effective logistics service delivery while collaboratively exploring HSEQ and business continuous improvement opportunities.
In addition, Murray served his country in the Australian Army Reserve as a Commissioned Officer working in finance administration roles.
Murray’s invaluable experience across a broad range of high level roles in conjunction with reputable service delivery partners will ensure a professional and tailored service is provided to all clientele.