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Chris-Monteiro

Chris Monteiro

Chief Communications Officer 
KPMG 
@VirtualMonteiro 

Monteiro recently joined KPMG after nearly two decades (18 years) with MasterCard. The tax advisory firm enlisted Monteiro to be responsible for developing a communications agenda that supports the overall objectives of the firm and its leadership. 

He and his team manage media relations, issues and crisis management, leadership communications, corporate reputation, internal communications, and digital and social communications.

Monteiro most recently served as chief communications and digital marketing officer at MasterCard, where he led a team responsible for overall reputation management, including digital and social marketing and communications, employee communications, external influencer relations, crisis management, thought leadership programming, and public policy communications.

Prior to MasterCard, Monteiro worked for PR agencies including The Sherry Group and Wirz & Associates.