by Edward Cates

Inspiring Corporate Leadership

It is our honor to present Savoy Magazine’s Most Influential Black Executives in Corporate America. This listing showcases an elite representation of African-American men and women who have been recognized for their executive and business leadership in national and global-leading corporations.

G. Scott UzzellPresident & Chief Executive Officer, Converse Inc.Nike
Reginald Van LeeChief Transformation OfficerThe Carlyle Group
Donna VieiraExecutive Vice President & Chief Marketing OfficerSallie Mae
Anton VincentPresident, Mars Wrigley North AmericaMars
Troy Vincent, Sr.Executive Vice President, Football OperationsNational Football League
Claude WadeHead of Client Experience & Atlanta Innovation Hub LeaderBlackRock
Wanji WalcottChief Legal Officer & General CounselDiscover
Clint WallaceSenior Vice President, Human Resources, North AmericaSanofi
Kim WallerExecutive Vice President, Diversity SolutionsWillis Towers Watson
Ed WaltersSenior Vice President & Head of Investment Products & PlatformsLincoln Financial Network
Todd WalthallChief Operating OfficerBlue Shield of California
Laysha WardExecutive Vice President & Chief External Engagement OfficerTarget
Kevin WarrenChief Marketing OfficerUPS
Julie Spencer WashingtonSenior Vice President, Chief Marketing & Communications OfficerTrinity Health
Robin L. WashingtonExecutive Vice President & Chief Financial OfficerGilead Sciences, Inc.
Zuhairah WashingtonSenior Vice President & Global Head of Strategic PartnershipsExpedia Group
Jeffery J. WeaverExecutive Vice President & Director of Qualitative Risk AssessmentKeyCorp
Jacqueline M. WelchChief Human Resources Officer and Chief Diversity OfficerFreddie Mac
Tony WestSenior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate SecretaryUber
Teresa WhitePresident, Aflac U.S.Aflac