Malcolm Netburn

Chairman & CEO, CDS Global

Malcolm Netburn is the Chairman & CEO of CDS Global, part of Hearst Magazines, and the world’s largest provider of data management, marketing support services, business intelligence and consumer interaction to the magazine media industry. Throughout his career in media, Malcolm has been a leading evangelist for multiplatform publishing and the use and deployment of technology to support new business models. He has partnered with many of the leading media brands to advocate for change and transformation, and to embrace disruption. Prior to leading CDS Global, Malcolm had executive and technology leadership roles at Scholastic, the equity company Veronis, Suhler (Chemical Week, Chemical Engineering, Modern Plastics, etc.), the National Wildlife Federation and the Christian Science Monitor.