Erika Irish Brown recently joined Bloomberg LP as Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion. In this role she will collaborate with senior management to drive the company’s global strategy and approach to diversity and inclusion, ensuring alignment with business goals. Additionally, Erika will have oversight across Bloomberg Communities (Employee Networks) and external partnerships to promote an institutional culture and inclusive environment that supports diversity in all aspects of the business.
Prior to Joining Bloomberg, Erika was Head of Diversity Recruiting and Program Management and Head of Executive Recruiting at Bank of America. Erika’s background also includes over 15 years of investment banking and capital markets experience at organizations including Morgan Stanley, the U.S. Treasury and Lehman Brothers.
Erika received her MBA from Columbia Business School and holds a BS in Economics from the State University of New York at Albany. She is currently Vice-Chair and Director of the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation and Director and Nominating Committee Chair of the Council of Urban Professionals (CUP.)