Diane Holland is Global Chief Financial Officer at Wunderman Thompson, a creative, data and technology agency built to inspire growth for clients.
As Global Chief Financial Officer, Diane oversees the financial and operational management for one of WPP’s largest agencies. In her role, Diane is responsible for all financial management of the global company including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic partnerships.
Diane has more than 20 years of financial experience driving growth and creating operational excellence across global networks. Prior to her current role, Diane was the Global Chief Financial Officer of Wunderman. Before that, she served as Global Chief Financial Officer for POSSIBLE, a digital agency within WPP. Diane was the Chief Financial Officer of digital firm Schematic and played a critical role in managing Schematic's acquisition by WPP in 2007. She was instrumental in WPP's integration and organization of multiple digital agencies that ultimately became the foundation for launching POSSIBLE as one unified agency. Additionally, Diane was Director of Finance at Fox Television Stations in Los Angeles and served as an Internal Auditor and Financial Analyst at EMI Group, in New York and London respectively.
Diane has built her career by passionately supporting talent and creativity while also providing strong financial leadership. She is on the National board of Step Up, a nonprofit organization that mentors teen girls, which helps them become college-ready.
Diane’s career has allowed her to support her deep passion for the arts when she isn't cooking, practicing yoga or sailing with her husband Jim and their dog, Hawkins.
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