Executive Vice President, Enterprise Operations, 3M
Eric Hammes is 3M’s executive vice president of Enterprise Operations. Enterprise Operations, consisting of manufacturing, supply chain and customer operations, plays a critical role in tailoring service and expertise to customer needs. Every day, Eric and his team are focused on optimizing the customer experience through end-to-end aligned and agile operations.
Eric joined 3M in 1997. The majority of his career has been spent as a financial leader, including as an auditor, analyst, and, most recently, 3M’s corporate controller and chief accounting officer. He has worked with and partnered across many of 3M’s businesses – from Health Care to Electronics and Energy – as well as multiple geographies, such as the United States, West Europe and Asia Pacific. Helping to maximize 3M’s shareholder value has always been at the core of Eric’s responsibilities as a financial leader. “I am extremely thankful for the company and leaders I work for at 3M,” Eric says. “I feel blessed as part of this family, giving everything I have to leave 3M in a better place, every day.” In his spare time, Eric dedicates himself to being a loving husband and father, and growing his family. He enjoys pushing himself mentally and physically in a broad range of athletics. Running is his personal passion.