Patrick Linehan

Travelers: SVP of Corporate Communications

Patrick oversees media relations, internal communications, social media and executive communications for Travelers, and serves as chief spokesperson for the company. He joined Travelers from JPMorgan Chase, where he was Senior Vice President, Communications. There, he oversaw media relations for the company's Consumer Banking, Business Banking and Commercial Banking businesses. He also created and led Chase's social media strategy. Prior to that, Patrick was a consultant at two highly regarded financial communications agencies. As a Principal at Robinson Lerer & Montgomery, he worked closely with companies to develop and implement strategic communications plans during periods of crisis or significant change. As a Vice President at The Abernathy MacGregor Group, Patrick designed and executed communications programs that supported mergers and acquisitions, crisis situations, litigation matters and corporate positioning – primarily with clients in the financial services industry.