Peter Muñiz is Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of The Home Depot. He has leadership oversight of Employment Law, Merchandising, Marketing, Regulatory, Intellectual Property, Commercial Transactions, Information Technology, Privacy, and Strategic Business Development.
Peter joined the Company in 2015. Previously he held key leadership roles at General Electric, including Managing Director, Chicago Business Development; General Counsel for GE Commercial Distribution Finance, Global Asset Management and Technology Financial Services; and Associate General Counsel for GE Equity and GE Rail Services. Prior to GE, Peter was a Senior Associate in the Corporate and Securities practice group with Thompson Hine LLP in Cleveland.
Peter recently served as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Street Law, Inc., a Maryland non-profit dedicated to advancing justice through classroom and community education programs that empower people with legal and civic knowledge, skills, and confidence. He is also Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the Westside Future Fund, Inc., an Atlanta non-profit whose aim is to develop an ecosystem that will disrupt the cycle of poverty in Atlanta’s Westside neighborhoods by reinvigorating community growth. Peter also previously served as a board member of The Centers for Families and Children (Ohio) and Hispanic Community Forum (Ohio), as well as business champion for GE Developing Health Chicago, a national program providing grant funding and volunteer support to non-profit health centers to increase access to primary care in underserved and under-resourced communities.
Peter received a bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and a juris doctor from University at Buffalo School of Law.