Guayente Sanmartin is the Global Head & General Manager of the HP 3D Multi Jet Fusion Business, responsible for all technology, operations, commercial, and new business incubation activities. This business has teams in Barcelona, Corvallis, Vancouver, and San Diego, as well as a worldwide sales presence.
Previously, Guayente was the VP & GM of the Large Format Organization responsible for the global business strategy and development while leading teams around the world.
She joined HP as an R&D Engineer in 1991. Since then she has developed a strong leadership trajectory in a variety of global positions both in the Printing and in the Personal Systems groups across Asia, Europe and the United States.
An engineer at heart, Guayente is passionate about innovation processes and the development of teams. She is a fierce advocate of diversity and inclusion and is deeply committed to advancing opportunity for women and girls, establishing internal women’s networks at HP, mentoring, and coaching team members, and sharing her experiences and passion with up-and-coming young leaders through speaking and university engagements.
Guayente holds a master’s degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the Universidad Politecnica de Barcelona and a PDD master’s degree from IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain. Guayente serves on the board of Roca Group. She is based in Barcelona.