Myles Johnson, Chief Financial Officer, Cision EMEA and UK MD, Gorkana
Myles is Chief Financial Officer of Cision EMEA, responsible for leading Cision’s European business with the EMEA Managing Director.
As Managing Director of Cision UK, he is also responsible for running the UK business on a day-to-day basis. Myles was previously CFO of Gorkana Group, which Cision acquired in October 2014. He reports to Jeremy Thompson (Managing Director, Cision EMEA).
Myles joined Gorkana Group in 2013 from UBS Investment Bank where he was Managing Director in the Telecoms, Media & Technology practice. In his 13 years at UBS, Myles specialised in the European media sector, advising blue chip corporate and private clients on their growth and acquisition strategies. He led a wide range of transactions across the sector including acquisitions, disposals, IPO’s as well as debt and equity capital raising and refinancing.
Myles started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he spent 5 years and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He graduated from the University of Bristol in 1993 having read Economics & Accounting.