Carol Britton is the Managing Director and Chief Procurement & Real Estate Officer at BNY Mellon. She is responsible for improving costs to maximize shareholder value. She accomplishes this goal by developing and guiding strategies to strengthen processes and drive efficiencies for expenditures across all addressable expense categories, a global real estate portfolio of 230 locations and the company’s finance operations.
She joined BNY Mellon in 2011 as the Chief Procurement Officer. Her role was subsequently expanded in 2013 to include all real estate activities and, in 2015, finance operations. Prior to her appointment at BNY Mellon, she served as Senior Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer for Regions Financial.
Carol serves on the Corporate Operating Committee, the Executive Committee of BNY Mellon’s Women’s Initiatives Network and the University of Pittsburgh Advisory Board for The Center for Supply Chain Management and the Sourcing Executive Council for HFS Research. Carol has written and presented works at various venues, such as Sourcing Interest Group Global Summits, the Procurement Leaders Next Decade Series and select roundtables of various industries.
She has a Master of Arts from Central Michigan University and earned her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University.