Tom Jaeger, Senior Vice President, Category Management on the Procurement team is responsible for spend activities on behalf of hotel owners, properties, and corporate functions. He oversees Category Management for food and beverage, guest room supplies, soft and hard services, FF&E/OS&E, capital, and corporate indirect procurement, as well as Operational Procurement supporting day-to-day hotel operations, and Transitions. Tom is also responsible for driving the ESG agenda across the supply chain, leveraging the capabilities of our strategic suppliers.
As SVP of Category Management, Tom will further elevate our Procurement platform, building upon the remarkable work the team has already done; leveraging Aimbridge’s purchasing power and deep supplier relationships to deliver enhanced value to hotel owners. He will also impact the supplier diversity and sustainability goals for the ownership groups and for Aimbridge.
Tom joined Aimbridge from JLL where he served as Executive Director, Supplier Management & Organization Transformation. Prior to that, he had a long-standing career at BP where he gained extensive experience in Strategic Sourcing & Category Management in progressively larger leadership roles.
Tom received a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech and an MBA from the University of Houston.