Gretchen Garrigues named global chief marketing officer at Manulife
In this role, Ms. Garrigues serves as a member of Manulife’s Executive Committee and head of the Global Marketing Leadership Team.
Ms. Garrigues joins Manulife following her recent role as First Data’s Global Chief Marketing Officer where she led marketing efforts to deliver on First Data’s 2015 IPO.
Ms. Garrigues has an extensive financial services background and leadership skills developed over a long career with GE Capital.
Joining GE Capital in 1997 in the firm’s Paris office, Ms. Garrigues’ tenure at GE spanned sixteen years during which she held marketing leadership positions of increasing responsibility across a wide array of financial products and services, ranging from consumer finance, credit cards and private equity to equipment financing, commercial leasing and structured corporate lending.
Prior to joining GE Capital, Ms. Garrigues served as a Foreign Trade Officer for the U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service based in Paris.