Freddie Mac has named Subha V. Barry to the position of chief diversity officer (CDO). In this position, Barry will lead the company's newly formed Office of Diversity and Inclusion, with overall responsibility for the combined functions of diversity and inclusion and supplier diversity.
She will be responsible for developing business strategies focused on the needs of a diverse workforce, working closely with other members of Freddie Mac's senior management team to ensure the company is effectively utilizing diverse talent (both within its employee base and its suppliers), enhance the annual diversity planning process and manage performance against the company's diversity plans. Barry will also design and launch the new Executive Diversity Council.
Barry joins Freddie Mac from Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., where she most recently served as a managing director and global head of diversity and inclusion.
SOURCE: Freddie Mac