McAndrew will oversee global external communications efforts in support of the Xylem’s corporate strategy, financial performance and key corporate issues. She will report to Xylem’s senior vice president and chief communications officer Angela Buonocore and will be based at the company’s global headquarters in Rye Brook, New York.

“Kelly is a seasoned corporate communications executive with a proven track record of developing and executing successful strategic communications plans,” said Buonocore. “We look forward to Kelly’s leadership in continuing to build the Xylem brand and sharing the company’s results and progress with key external constituencies.”
 
McAndrew most recently served as vice president, corporate communications at telecommunications and media company Cablevision Systems Corp.