An accomplished speaker, corporate leader, and community advocate. Markus is highly respected for his experience in the field of diversity, inclusion and employee engagement. At Best Buy Markus leads initiatives to improve the recruitment, development and retention of individuals from a variety of backgrounds. He partners closely with Best Buy’s Executive Leadership, Talent Acquisition and Talent Management teams to identify and leverage opportunities to create an inclusive work environment for more than 125,000 Best Buy employees in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
His career prior to joining Best Buy includes several leadership positions with Symantec, CareFusion, the Toro Company and Coca Cola Enterprises. He is a retired Chief Petty Officer with more than 21 years of combined service in the United States Navy and Navy Reserves.