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Executive Biography of Ed Dandridge

Edward L. Dandridge

Edward L. Dandridge
Chief Communications Officer
Senior Vice President, Communications

Ed Dandridge is the chief communications officer of The Boeing Company, senior vice president of Communications and a member of the company’s Executive Council. He oversees all aspects of Boeing communications, including business unit communications, corporate communications, media relations, public affairs, leadership communications, employee engagement and corporate branding, as well as channel and content marketing.

Before joining Boeing in 2020, Dandridge was global chief marketing and communications officer for AIG General Insurance, serving on the executive leadership team of the property and casualty business, which markets and distributes products and services to commercial clients, individual customers and distribution networks in more than 80 countries.

He previously served as chief marketing and communications officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies. Formerly, he served as CMO of Collective, a digital advertising technology company whose investors included Accel Partners, Cox Media Group, Greycroft Partners, Inovia and Samsung Ventures.

A seasoned global executive and recognized industry leader with more than 25 years of experience in corporate reputation, issues management, public policy and business transformation, Dandridge also held executive roles at Nielsen and ABC television network. He previously served as president and CEO of the National Association of Investment Companies. He began his career as an attorney in private practice in New York. Dandridge is a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s President Advisory Committee; a member of the Executive Leadership Council, where he also serves as vice chair of the board of directors; and is chair of the national board of directors of Susan G. Komen. In 2020 he was recognized by Savoy Magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America."

Dandridge has a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, from Tufts University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.