Maricruz Saucedo, Vice President, Procurement Operations, Endemol Shine North America
Maricruz Saucedo has served as Vice President of Procurement Operations at Endemol Shine North America since November 2017, where she is responsible for leading the company's financial acquisition programs and cost-savings strategy.
Since joining the company, she has formed ESNA’s Procurement Department from the ground up, centralized the purchasing & contract management process for various stakeholders, and developed the department’s vision, mission statement and values. Her efforts have led to millions of dollars in cost savings and yielded agreements with top vendors in the industry.
Prior to working at Endemol Shine North America, Saucedo served as Director of Procurement Operations for Fox Cable Networks – NE&O (Network Engineering & Operations) where she created a customer-centered culture, the first of its kind in the space. As Director of Production Operations for FUEL TV (FOX Entertainment Group), Saucedo oversaw production through post content creation while increasing savings opportunities. Most recently, Saucedo is leading all efforts in the implementation of a successful P2P system for all North American territories.
Saucedo holds a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership from Penn State University and currently resides in Los Angeles with her family.