Chief Communications Officer
Cheryl Krauss is Barings’ Chief Communications Officer and a member of Barings’ Senior Leadership Team. Cheryl is responsible for driving strategic direction and oversight for executive and internal communications, client communications, social media and media relations globally. She serves on the Steering Committee for Out & Allies, Barings’ LGBT+ employee resource group.
Prior to joining Barings in 2019, Cheryl was Global Head of Communications for BNY Mellon across Digital, Technology, Operations, Client, Incident and Cyber disciplines and Global Head of Communications, Clearing, Markets, Client Management and Issuer Services. Previously, she served as Bain & Company’s Worldwide Senior Director, Public Relations, where she was responsible for the firm’s global communications.
Before joining Bain, Cheryl was a Managing Director at Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW), in a range of agency and in-house communications roles. She started her career as journalist and photojournalist with ABC and NBC affiliates in Miami and West Palm Beach, and CBS News, Inc. in New York.
Cheryl is a member of the Arthur W. Page Society, a community of CCOs at the world’s leading companies. Cheryl holds a B.S. from the University of Miami and studied art history at the University of Sydney.