of 100 global large US-based organizations already have or plan to dedicate funds for suppliers1
diverse organizations outperform peers2
U.S. Diverse Businesses4
1 The Hackett Group
2 McKinsey & Company
3 Natinal Minority Supplier Development Council
4 United States Census Bureau
Why choose Mercer?
This specialty practice group is focused on collaborating with our clients and suppliers on innovative ways to promote supplier diversity. Mercer has dedicated resources that are focused on building sustainable partnerships with diverse firms that have a proven track record of adding value to the solutions we deliver to clients.
Our guiding principles:
Leverage Mercer's expertise and experience with that of our diverse partners.
Go deep to ensure compatibility with business models and team members.
Minimize disruption, focus first on capabilities complementary to Mercer when possible.
Implement significant process controls, vetting, and scope of services before launch.
How we can help
As we have listened to our clients and validating the trends in the marketplace, we realize that increasing spend within supplier diversity with an emphasis on professional services is the key to the future.
To that end, we have launched the Inclusive Professional Network which can help you with:
Supplier Diversity Consulting
Supporting clients on developing, or enhancing supplier diversity program strategies
Diverse Supply Chain Management
Connecting diverse suppliers with opportunities in the public sector