Brigitta Witt serves as global head, corporate responsibility for Hyatt Hotels Corporation. Witt is responsible for developing and implementing Hyatt’s environmental stewardship, community engagement , human rights and disaster relief programs enterprise-wide; developing Hyatt’s global corporate responsibility programs and policies; managing associate engagement and philanthropic programs; and reporting Hyatt’s corporate responsibility results.
Witt joined Hyatt in November 2007 as vice president, environmental affairs, where she was responsible for developing and implementing Hyatt’s corporate sustainability programs worldwide.
Witt brings more than a decade of experience in marketing, change management and strategy consulting and has spent the greater part of her professional career developing and implementing large-scale programs and initiatives at a variety of organizations, ranging from global corporations and state governments to Silicon Valley start-ups. Witt holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of California, San Diego, and a Master of Science in Integrated Marketing from Northwestern University. She currently resides with her husband in Chicago, Ill.