Francesca Trainor Alt

EVP, Group Head of Crisis and Risk

Francesca Trainor Alt is the executive vice president and group head of crisis and reputation risk at Edelman, where she globally advises leading businesses, governments and institutions on reputation management, providing deep expertise in strategic reputation risk management to support senior leaders on their most challenging reputation issues and crises.

Prior to joining Edelman, she established and led McKinsey's global reputation risk function, developing leading practices to effectively protect reputations and build resilience. In addition, Francesca's experience working in New York, London and Sydney includes corporate positioning, investor relations, media relations, litigation support, and special situation and crisis management.