Joanna L. Martinez

Principal, Supply Chain Advisors LLC

Over her career, Joanna Martinez has created ways in which procurement and supply chain help grow a company’s bottom-line. In her role as chief procurement officer for Cushman & Wakefield, she brought innovations to the firm and to its facilities management clients. Before joining C&W, Ms. Martinez created global sourcing at Alliance Bernstein L.P., a leading investment services firm, and held engineering, management, procurement, and supply chain roles at Diageo PLC and within the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Ms. Martinez has received numerous awards for innovation, among them recognition by the New Jersey ISM. She has been a guest speaker at Columbia and De Paul universities, and often speaks at professional events. Ms. Martinez was was named a Supply and Demand Chain Executive Pro to Know in 2014.

Ms. Martinez graduated with a bachelor of science degree in Industrial Engineering in 1975 and a master of science degree in Industrial Engineering in 1977 from Rutgers University.