Kris Oswold


Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity

Kris Oswold is a leader in global business process design and organizational transformation. With over 33 years at UPS, Kris has built a career designing and executing global organizational change. As the Vice President leading Global Supplier Diversity at UPS, Kris brings a process-centric, and data-driven, perspective to the role. Under her leadership, UPS has more than tripled spend with small and diverse businesses, and broadened engagement and collaboration across the UPS enterprise.

Prior to leading Supplier Diversity, Kris had responsibility to design and execute a variety of UPS business processes across the globe, impacting customer support, technical support, billing, accounts receivable and human resources operations. In addition to pioneering enterprise-level process ownership at UPS, Kris has opened and operated UPS Global Business Services offices in the US, Europe, Asia and Africa.

She has a BA in Political Science from the University of Washington, and is an alumni of Emory University’s Executive Education program. Kris sits on the Advisory Board of the UW’s Consulting and Business Development Center, and is a member of the board of directors of WEConnect International, the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, and the Chair of the Board of the NMSDC Business Consortium Fund.