Kimberly A. Brown joined Dell Inc. in 2010 and is the vice president, worldwide procurement. In this role, she oversees Dell's strategic management of indirect spend globally, and serves as the executive leader of Dell's global supplier diversity program.
Prior to Dell, she was the vice president of procurement for Toys R Us, and responsible for driving procurement strategy, managing supplier relationships and collaborating with operations and merchandising teams. Before this, she was a 19-year veteran of General Electric, where she held various sourcing and procurement positions, including general manager of Mexico sourcing. Brown also worked for the Reynolds and Reynolds Company, where she oversaw profit and loss for the customer relationship management software module and led companywide supply management initiatives.
Brown has an MBA from Gannon University and a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Clarion University.