Executive Leadership

Duncan Painter


Duncan is Chairman of WGSN, guiding the strategic direction of the business. He has extensive experience of leading successful B2B and data companies.

Jose Papa


Jose is the CEO of WGSN. He brings extensive international experience to WGSN, leading the strategic direction and operations of the global business.

Kevin Silk
Chief Operating Officer


Kevin is the COO of WGSN, driving growth of the business through operations from the region's New York office.

Carla Buzasi
Global Chief Content Officer


An award-winning editor and journalist, Carla became Global Chief Content Officer of WGSN in September 2014. The founding Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post UK, she has also worked for Marie Claire, Glamour and Vogue.com.

Louis Lemieux
Chief Talent Officer


Louis brings a truly global perspective to his role leading all aspects of WGSN’s worldwide talent function which includes being ambassador for our culture, ensuring the greatest employee experience and engagement, and establishing human resources operational effectiveness.

Thorsten Traugott
Executive Vice President


Thorsten is EVP for WGSN EMEA, and is responsible for sales, marketing, business development and customer service across all WGSN products.

Darren McGill
Executive Vice President

North America

Darren is Executive Vice President for North America, driving growth of the business through operations from the region's New York HQ.

Leticia Abraham
Executive Vice President

Latin America

Letícia leads WGSN Latin America, driving growth of the business through operations from the region's Brazil office.

Dan Cotton
Executive Vice President


Dan is EVP for WGSN Asia-Pacific driving growth of the business through operations in eight core markets from the region's Hong Kong headquarters.

Paul Coxhill
Chief Marketing Officer


Paul Coxhill is the Global CMO. He’s responsible for brand, proposition and marketing communications strategy and execution for WGSN.

Sansan Chen
Executive Vice President


Sansan is EVP, Product, and leads the creation and delivery of the product roadmap for WGSN.

Francis Wong
Executive Vice President

Creative Direction & Production

Francis Wong is EVP, Creative Director. His role intersects marketing, sales and content, as he is running the content operations and delivery side of WGSN.

Steve Weiss
Executive Vice President


Steve is EVP, Technology. He is responsible for leading the technology team as they create, deploy and maintain the WGSN products.

Caroline Jerram
Executive Vice President


Caroline is the EVP of Finance for WGSN. Together with her team of over 30 people in 4 global locations, Caroline is responsible for Sales Order Processing, Invoicing, Credit Control, Management Accounting and Financial Reporting and provides key insights to aid decision-making.

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