Executive Biography of Edward L. Dandridge

Edward L. Dandridge

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

Ed Dandridge is the Chief Communications Officer and senior vice president of Communications at The Boeing Company. He oversees all aspects of Boeing’s 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.

Prior to joining Boeing in September 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.

Ed’s industry experience spans financial services, insurance, management consulting, media and information services sectors. Prior to AIG, Ed served as Chief Marketing and Communications Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies. Formerly, Ed served as CMO of Collective, a digital advertising technology company whose investors included Accel Partners, Cox Media Group, Greycroft Partners, iNovia and Samsung Ventures.

Dandridge is 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. Prior to AIG, Dandridge held executive roles at Marsh & McLennan Companies, Nielsen and ABC television network. Dandridge 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 holds a Bachelor of Arts from Tufts University, with honors, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.