Zaki Saleemi

Zaki Saleemi

SVP of Global Sales - Material Exchange

With over 23 years in the textile industry and fashion industry, Zaki Saleemi has had the opportunity to work with some of the most progressive and large-scale textile companies spanning multiple product categories and markets.

Passionate about product sustainability and worker well-being, Zaki has contributed to numerous webinars and international conferences as a panelist, speaker and attendee in the manufacturing world. He has been instrumental in incorporating LCA studies in ground breaking replacement dyeing technologies in denim manufacturing.

Zaki is also an honoree of Rivet 50 for 2021. Sourcing Journal’s Rivet 50 is an annual index of the most influential leaders in advancing the business of denim.

At Material Exchange Zaki is responsible for leading the Global Sales efforts with top international retailers & brands as well as establishing partnerships with key textile mills.