Sonia Cargan is New Chief Diversity Officer of American Express
American Express Company (AXP), and its subsidiaries, provide customers and businesses globally with charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services. They look to enrich the lives of their customers and build business success.
Sonia Cargan has been appointed the chief diversity officer of American Express Company. With this appointment, Cargan’s job will be to ensure that American Express is an employer choice of top diverse talent and that it continues to drive unified success through a collaborative work environment and growth of inclusive teams. Cargan will also work to serve the company’s 15 colleague networks to promote a culture of inclusion and development opportunities.
Cargan received her Bachelor of Arts Honors degree in social administration from the University of Brighton and has held a 22-year career with American Express Company.
“Sonia is a long-time advocate of the business results that can be achieved through the development of a diverse and inclusive organization. As an executive with a wealth of global experience, she is also ideally suited to continue to elevate and evolve our diversity and inclusion strategies through a global lens.” – Kevin Cox, chief human resources officer, American Express