Jennifer Risi is the Worldwide Chief Communications Officer for Ogilvy. Risi is a seasoned communications executive with more than 15 years of experience in strategic global media relations, nation branding and crisis communications. She is a trusted advisor to CEOs and Heads of State around the world. Risi was named 2016 PR News Top Woman in PR and has won multiple industry awards. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Barnard College, Columbia University. She has also served as a senior media relations advisor to Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN Women.