David Cox

CFO, UBM Americas

David Cox is Chief Financial Officer for UBM Americas.

Prior to joining UBM, David spent over 20 years with The Economist Group working across the globe in both Finance and broader commercial roles.  Beginning his career in Internal Audit, he spent three years in Vienna, Austria running the Economist Intelligence Unit’s East European business before moving to New York to manage the Group’s shared services function. He went on to lead and develop Economist Events globally from New York for several years, building experience in industry, functional and government focused events.

Most recently he was the SVP & CFO of the Global Media Businesses for The Economist which includes content marketing, events, research and advertising.

David holds a BA (Hons) in Business Studies from the University of Coventry and qualified as a Chartered Accountant (ACA) with Deloitte & Touche in London.   He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a Board Member of British American Business.

He lives in Westchester with his wife (Laurie) and his three sons.

Reach David at David.Cox@ubm.com.