Brian Whelan is a Managing Director and Head of Corporate Communications for Barings, a leading global investment management firm with roughly $300 billion in assets under management and offices in 17 countries. His responsibilities include the management and oversight of the firm’s internal communications, external relations and corporate philanthropy. Brian has 19 years of investment industry experience and has held roles in corporate communications, marketing and product management at Bank of America, BlackRock and Morgan Stanley. He began his career as a journalist with Value Line Publishing covering the U.S. mutual fund industry.
Brian holds a M.S. degree in Integrated Marketing Communications from West Virginia University, and a B.A. degree in Social Sciences from Hofstra University.