Ms. Mulligan’s background is in both strategy consulting and operational management. She was a Principal at McKinsey & Company and held senior positions at AXA Financial and New York Life Insurance Company. She also serves as a trustee on the Board of Directors for The Vanguard Group, a position she has held since 2017. She was previously a Director on the board of Arch Capital, a publicly held Bermuda-based re-insurer.

Active across the industry and in the community, Ms. Mulligan serves on the Board of Directors for the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI), the New York Department of Financial Services State Insurance Advisory Board and the Economic Club of New York. Committed to advancing communities, Ms. Mulligan serves on the Board of Trustees for New York-Presbyterian Hospital, the Partnership for New York City, Catalyst,  Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) and the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT.

From 2014-2015, Ms. Mulligan was appointed to the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans. She is currently a member of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Advisory Council.

Fortune named her one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business” and Crain’s New York Business recognized her as one of “The 50 Most Powerful Women in New York,” five times each. 

Ms. Mulligan graduated from the University of Nebraska with High Distinction and holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.