Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion
Walt works across the organization to develop and execute Conduent’s global Diversity & Inclusion strategy to build an inclusive culture where every associate is empowered to deliver their absolute best. He chairs a new Global D&I Council and partners across the enterprise to ensure our environment embraces diversity and is as inclusive and equitable as possible. Walt acts as our voice for Conduent diversity and inclusion with associates, partners and clients. He continues in his role as the Regional Leader for North America, with responsibility for enablement of our operating environment across the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada.
Walt has more than 30 years of leadership experience in driving innovation as well as business and cultural change for enterprises, government, communities and early-stage companies. Prior to joining Conduent, Walt led a private-public partnership to establish an inclusive entrepreneurship ecosystem in Charlotte, NC and founded a consultancy with a similar mission. His corporate experiences include leading business operations, technology, product development, risk management, sales and project, portfolio and innovation management within financial services and technology companies including Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, Ally Financial and Fiserv.
Walt graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point and is a decorated veteran, with over ten years of military service. Walt earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and holds a certification in FinTech from MIT. Walt serves as an advisor to non-profits focused on economic equity, entrepreneurship and innovation and is an active angel investor.