Senior Vice President, Global Procurement

Anne Hanch2With more than 28 years in the hospitality industry, Anne’s experiences have included nearly every aspect of hotel management. She joined Hyatt in 1981 and has worked in 19 properties including opening 12 hotels in North America.

1990 – 1995: VP of Finance and General Manager of Regency Productions by Hyatt

1995 – 1998: VP of Catering and Convention Services for Hyatt.

Anne became Vice President of RPM in 1998 and has overseen in excess of 600 renovation and new construction FF & E projects in her tenure. Anne is responsible for all functions and operations of RPM and in that capacity monitors the progress of each project. She is the primary client contact in matters of contractual issues.

Anne has been a member and leader of Hyatt’s Diversity and Inclusion Council since it began in 1998. She founded Hyatt’s Supplier Diversity group and is dedicated to assisting suppliers with qualification applications and approvals and providing opportunities to qualified diversity suppliers.

She also is on the board of Avendra and leads Hyatt’s procurement application, Birchstreet.

Anne graduated with a BS and MBA from Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana.