Christina Van Tassell is the Chief Financial Officer at Dow Jones. She joined the company in November 2017.
She is responsible for leading the company’s global finance organization and is a member of the company’s executive committee, providing strategic counsel and analytical insight to support the growth of the wider business. Christina also oversees the accounting, business support, financial planning and analysis, treasury, M&A, internal audit and tax functions.
Prior to joining Dow Jones, she was the Chief Financial Officer of WPP Company Xaxis. She was also Partner and Chief Financial Officer at Centurion Holdings. She began her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where she held senior roles in New York, London and Sweden.
Christina received her dual master’s degree in business administration from Columbia Business School and London Business School. She received a B.A. degree from Muhlenberg College.
Christina is on the board of The News Literacy Project which empowers educators to teach students the skills they need to become smart, active consumers of news and other information and engaged, informed participants in civic life.