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Erin Watson

Erin Watson

Head of Strategy

Ms. Watson is Head of Strategy at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey (STRH). In this role, she leads strategic enablement for SunTrust’s Corporate and Investment Banking line of business. She has direct oversight of the firm’s strategic planning, Business Management function, as well as its talent programs.

Prior to her appointment as Head of Strategy in 2015, Ms. Watson was the Business Manager for Corporate Banking at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where she played a key role in the national expansion of that line of business. Ms. Watson has over 25 years of financial services experience, primarily at SunTrust, along with Bank of America and its predecessors. Her experience has centered in Wholesale Banking, including a variety of roles in Middle Market banking and Credit Products, as well as Marketing.

She holds a BA in Business Economics and French from Wofford College and an IMBA in International Management, Strategy and Marketing from the University of South Carolina.