FCS Virtual Spotlight Event: Christine Anderson, Global Head of External Relations, Blackstone
The FCS is proud to again partner with Prosek Partners to present a virtual Spotlight event featuring a one-on-one conversation with Christine Anderson, Global Head of External Affairs, Blackstone. Christine oversees Blackstone's Public Affairs, Marketing, and ESG functions.
Christine will be interviewed by Jennifer Prosek, Founder and Managing Partner of Prosek Partners. Our event will begin at 12:00 noon ET on Tuesday, December 7.
You’re welcome to submit questions to Christine ahead of this event by emailing us at [email protected]. Your question may be selected to be answered live during the event with attribution. In either case, your email will be provided to Christine.
This is a free event. Registration is required. The event will be recorded and a video replay will be posted on this page later that day.
Global Head of External Relations
Christine Anderson is the Global Head of External Relations, overseeing Blackstone's Public Affairs, Marketing, and ESG functions. She leads Blackstone's efforts related to Environmental, Social and Governance issues and she serves as the primary spokesperson for the firm, advising Blackstone’s senior leaders and business groups, as well as companies across Blackstone’s portfolio. Before joining Blackstone in 2009, Ms. Anderson served as Communications Director and Director of Marketing to the former Governor of New York as well as Communications Director on the 2006 gubernatorial campaign. Before working in state government, Ms. Anderson was an Associate Director of Corporate Communications at UBS AG supporting U.S. media relations and serving as a spokesperson for the company’s Wealth Management division. During the 2004 U.S. Presidential election cycle, she served as a Deputy Press Secretary on the Kerry-Edwards campaign. Ms. Anderson also previously worked as an Account Director at the public relations firm Brunswick and as a Segment Producer for ABC News' “Good Morning America” after starting her career in the Press Office of the Clinton White House. Ms. Anderson received a BA from The College of the Holy Cross and serves on the boards of the Blackstone Charitable Foundation, Bumble Inc. and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
Founder and Managing Partner
Jennifer Prosek is the founder and Managing Partner of Prosek Partners, a leading international public relations and financial communications consultancy with offices in New York, London, Boston, Los Angeles, and Connecticut. The firm ranks among the top financial communications consultancies in the U.S. and UK. Prosek Partners was named among Forbes’ America’s Best PR Agencies in 2021, has been listed as an Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company for nine years running, and is ranked among the Top 25 firms in New York Observer’s PR Power List. Jennifer was also listed personally among Insider’s list of top financial communicators in the United States. Jennifer is a published author and frequent speaker. "Army of Entrepreneurs," her first book, received praise from Columbia Business School, Wharton and INSEAD. Her second book "Raising Can-Do Kids," co-authored with Richard Rende, Ph.D., was published by Penguin Random House in 2015. She is on the board of directors of the Arthur Page Society, BritishAmerican Business, Nasdaq-listed Better World Acquisition Corporation, and sits on the advisory board of Signal AI and iConnections. She is also a venture investor in a number of communications technology platforms, including Qwoted and The Marque. Jennifer received her MBA from Columbia University and a B.A. in English Literature from Miami University.
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