Institute Speaker/Panelist Bio

Megan Clarken

Chief Commercial Officer
Nielsen Global Media

Megan Clarken leads our Global Media commercial teams and was appointed to this role in January 2019.

Since joining Nielsen in 2004, Megan has held numerous global executive positions. Most recently, she served as President, Watch. Previously, Megan served as President, Product Leadership, where she led the global team responsible for the strategy, development and management of Nielsen’s leading measurement products for television, digital, and cross-platform content and advertising.

She has been instrumental in conveying our Total Audience initiative, which aims to reflect the total audience of content and ads across all screens, and to provide like-for-like metrics for digital and video.

Megan’s previous roles at Nielsen include Managing Director of Media Client Services in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa and Managing Director of Nielsen’s digital businesses across the Asia Pacific Region. She also held senior roles managing the company’s digital analytics product portfolio.

Prior to Nielsen, she held senior leadership positions for large publishers and online technology providers, including Akamai Technologies and ninemsn in Australia.

Originally from New Zealand, she currently lives in New York.