Diversity Leadership: Mitch Barns, Nielsen
Mitch Barns has been Nielsen’s CEO since January 2014. Since joining the company in 1997, he has held numerous leadership roles across three continents, including President, Global Client Service; President, U.S. Media; President, Greater China; and President,
BASES and Analytic Consulting.
Prior to Nielsen, Barns spent more a dozen years at Procter & Gamble in marketing research and brand management.