Full Name
Cheryl Whaley
Job Title
Managing Partner
Paradox Strategies
Speaker Bio
Cheryl Whaley has served as a leader of innovation and change for 25 years as a senior corporate executive, consultant and board member. Cheryl brings a unique perspective to transformation and leadership given her blend of experience in turn-arounds, ventures within corporate environments, consulting, and global P&L management. Ms. Whaley most recently worked at AIG where she served in several roles including Global Head of Digital and Direct Marketing, COO of Science, and Global Head of Commercial Underwriting Analytics. Previously, she served as Senior Vice President, Capital Markets and Growth Ventures at Genworth Financial, a spin-off of General Electric. Before joining Genworth, Ms. Whaley spent a decade at General Electric in a variety of leadership positions. She served as the Public Finance Business Leader at Financial Guaranty Insurance Corporation (FGIC). She also served as the Senior Vice President of Quality (Six Sigma) and Business Integration of GE Financial Assurance. Ms. Whaley was also the President, CEO and Chairperson of the Board of GE Capital Life Assurance Company of New York, and served as the Director of Strategic Planning at CNBC. Ms. Whaley graduated as a Durant Scholar, Magna Cum Laude from Wellesley College and holds an M.B.A. from Harvard University.
Cheryl Whaley