Chief Communications Officer
Cheryl Krauss is Barings’ Chief Communications Officer and is responsible for driving strategic direction and oversight for global communications. She is a seasoned professional with a distinguished track record of developing global positioning and brand consistency while engaging key stakeholders for leading financial services firms. Most recently, Cheryl was Global Head of Communications for BNY Mellon across Digital, Technology, Operations, Client, Incident and Cyber disciplines. Prior to BNY Mellon, she served as Bain & Company’s Worldwide Senior Director, Public Relations, where she was responsible for the firm’s global communications and led initiatives to integrate technology and innovation among employees. Before joining Bain, Cheryl was a Managing Director at Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW), advising in a range of agency and in-house communications roles. She started her career as journalist and photo-journalist with ABC and NBC affiliates in Florida and CBS News, Inc. in New York. Cheryl holds a B.S. from University of Miami and studied art history at University of Sydney.