Results tagged as "leadership"

  • On the Women & Co. Blog: Being a "4F" Leader

    March 22, 2012 01:00 PM

    Women & Co. President and CEO, Linda Descano CFA® explains the "4F's of Leadership": Focus, Flat structures & Fluid and Flexible management. Learn more in her blog post.

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  • Citi Named a "Top 50 Company for Executive Women" by The National Association for Female Executives

    February 15, 2012 04:15 PM

    Last week, The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) named Citi as one of the "Top 50 Companies for Executive Women," leading corporate America in recruiting, retaining and advancing women in the workplace.

    "Citi is proud to be recognized by the National Association of Female Executives for its strong commitment to fostering the development, advancement and leadership of women," said Ana Duarte McCarthy, Chief Diversity Officer, Citi. "Attracting and developing the best talent is one of our highest priorities. We are committed to providing the skills, experience, training and support that emerging and established leaders need to succeed."

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  • On the Women & Co. Blog: Insights from the Top and Far-Flung Family

    November 21, 2011 03:00 PM

    In a new blog post, Women & Co.'s President & CEO Linda Descano recaps her experience hosting View From The Top, a professional development panel presented by Step Up Women's Network. Lauren Coulston also discusses visiting long-distance family members around the holidays here.

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  • Why Ingenuity Matters

    By Francesco Vanni d Archirafi November 17, 2011 12:48 PM

    Today, Citi and the Financial Times (FT) announced the launch of the FT/Citi Ingenuity Awards: Urban Ideas in Action, a global program to recognize individuals who have developed groundbreaking solutions to urban challenges that benefit cities, citizens and urban communities in the fields of education, energy, healthcare and infrastructure.

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  • Citi honors veterans and active service members with Military Appreciation Day at Citi Pond

    November 11, 2011 03:00 PM

    This morning, Citi honored veterans and active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces, along with their families, in a Veterans Day remembrance and celebration at Citi Pond at Bryant Park. All branches of the military were represented at a ceremony with former United States Marine and Major League Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver, 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Darlene Love, and other honored guests. The event was to thank all the military men and women for their service and sacrifice on behalf of our country.

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  • Citi CEO Vikram Pandit signs Statement of Employer Support for the Guard & Reserve

    November 11, 2011 09:52 AM

    Last week, Citi CEO Vikram Pandit signed the Statement of Employer Support for the Guard & Reserve as part of Citi's overall effort to provide America's men and women in uniform with opportunities in the financial services sector, and to ensure that military families around the country have the support they need. The Statement reinforces our commitment to those who choose to serve their country through the Guard and Reserve.

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  • Citi Team USA Flag-Raising Tour stops in Irving to celebrate sponsorship of 2012 U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Teams

    November 03, 2011 01:53 PM

    Today, the Citi Team USA Flag Tour made its second stop in Irving, one of Citi's largest sites in the United States, where two-time Olympian Jeremy Wariner (track and field) and Paralympian Gina McWilliams (Paralympic sitting volleyball) joined Citi Site President Rodney Phelps, Citi employees, and members of the Carrollton Farmers Branch Independent School District's Ranchview High School Drumline and Track team in celebration and support of Team USA and the athletes' journeys to the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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  • Microfinance pioneer ACCION celebrates its 50th anniversary, honors Citi CEO Vikram Pandit

    October 21, 2011 04:19 PM

    Yesterday evening, Citi CEO Vikram Pandit was honored by ACCION, a nonprofit pioneer and leader in global microfinance, at its 50th anniversary dinner. Committed to bringing the benefits of financial services to the underserved and unbanked, ACCION has lifted countless individuals, families and communities out of poverty. And Citi, ACCION's longest-tenured corporate partner, has been their partner every step of the way for more than 45 years.

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  • Six Citi leaders named to Top Women in Banking list.

    By Citi October 05, 2011 09:00 AM

    Each year, the American Banker releases its prestigious rankings of the top women in financial services. This year, six Citi executives were named to the list.

    Jane Fraser, head of the Private Bank, and Julie Monaco, head of Global Transactions Services North America, once again were recognized as two of the 25 "Most Powerful Women in Banking," while Suni Harford, head of North America Markets for Citi's Institutional Clients Group, was recognized as one of the "Most Powerful Women in Finance."

    And Debby McWhinney, Chief Operating Officer of Global Enterprise Payments, Cece Stewart, head of U.S. Consumer and Commercial Banking, and Elyse Weiner, head of Liquidity and Investments for Global Transactions Services, were all named "Women to Watch"--a category for those from whom big things are expected.

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  • Citi Directors, executive named to 2011 NACD Directorship 100

    By Citi September 27, 2011 09:00 AM

    Earlier this month, three of Citi's leaders were named to the National Association of Corporate Directors' (NACD) 2011 Directorship 100 in recognition of their work promoting the highest standards of corporate governance. Two Citi Board Members, Judith Rodin and Chairman Dick Parsons, were honored along with General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Michael Helfer.

    The NACD chose as its honorees corporate leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the highest standards and best practices in corporate governance.

    For more information on the NACD Directorship 100, visit

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