Business Roundtable promotes Kristen Silverberg to president and chief operating officer, effective Jan. 1. Current COO Marcus Peacock is retiring. Silverberg was previously executive vice president for policy. Before joining Business Roundtable in 2019, she was managing director at the Institute of International Finance. Silverberg has also served as US ambassador to the European Union and special assistant to President George W. Bush. "She is a skilled leader, is adept at driving thoughtful, deliberative decisions, and has deep policy expertise on the issues critical to Business Roundtable members," said Business Roundtable president and CEO Joshua Bolten, who will remain CEO after Silverberg assumes her new position. The organization has also promoted vice president of policy initiatives Rebecca Neale Hampson to chief of staff, and vice president of administration Mike Andrews to senior vp of administration.
Broadridge Financial Solutions, a global Fintech company with $5 billion in revenues, names Dipti Kachru global chief marketing officer, effective Jan. 18. Kachru joins Broadridge from J.P. Morgan, where she was most recently CMO of its wealth management division and launched J.P. Morgan Wealth Management brand. Before coming to J.P. Morgan, she held several executive marketing positions at OppenheimerFunds. At Broadridge, Kachru will lead all aspects of the company's global marketing organization—brand and digital strategy, product positioning, lead generation and thought leadership. "Her proven expertise in strategic marketing and digital transformation will further enable us to scale our business, enhance our offerings and elevate our reputation in the marketplace, leveraging both her wealth and asset management/funds experience," said Broadridge president Chris Perry.
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul hires Jerrel Harvey as communications director for her 2022 campaign. Harvey previously served as senior press advisor for New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's 2021 re-election campaign, and before that, he was deputy press secretary in Murphy's office. "Jerrel served on my communications team for nearly two years and quickly earned the respect of everyone with his skill and professionalism," said Murphy. Hochul has also brought over Miguel Arreola, who was campaign research director for Murphy, to the same job on her campaign staff.