Hector Martinez

Hector Martinez

Vice president of supplier diversity and senior procurement relationship manager, U.S. Bank

Description

Hector Martinez works with his team to support U.S. Bank’s efforts to build a sustainable and diverse procurement program. Entering the role in 2014, Martinez expanded the suppliers program to include businesses led by people who are LGBT, veterans, or have disabilities. Martinez’s other initiatives included developing a national budget for the bank’s outreach and membership activities for supplier diversity. He increased annual spending with diverse suppliers from $300 million to $500 million within five years.