Mairéad McCan

Vice President Finance, TBWA\Worldwide

As VP Finance of TBWA Worldwide, Mairéad collaborates with global and senior management around the world to implement the business strategies and financial policies to deliver the financial goals of the TBWA global collective. Mairéad plays an integral role and supports our agencies and larger groups in managing a range of topics such as financial planning and  analysis, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, financing, tax, real estate, incentive plans and more.  She also leads the Worldwide Controller team in overseeing management and reporting of the TBWA global collective.


Mairéad joined TBWA in 1998, and worked with senior operations and finance management across the EMEA markets based in Paris, France for 10 years. In 2009, her responsibilities expanded to include markets in Asia Pacific and the Americas when she took up her current role in New York.


Mairéad qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Ireland, and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from University College Galway and a Diploma in Professional Accounting from University College Dublin.