Susan Steele

Chief Human Resources Officer

Susan Steele is Cision’s Global CHRO and oversees a global team of talent professionals dedicated to delivering positive, enriching employee experiences that foster continuous learning and career mobility. With more than 25 years of Human Resources experience, Steele is an industry thought leader known for her pioneering use of AI and automation to improve productivity and enhance the employee experience.

Steele's forward-thinking, people-first mentality has been critical to her transformation success. With C-Suite HR leadership roles at IBM, WPP, Deloitte, and Linklaters and earlier investment banking roles at HSBC and JPMorgan Chase, Steele has shown that an employee-centric environment is critical for employee and client satisfaction and, ultimately, improved profits.

Steele holds a degree from Carnegie Mellon University and completed the London Business School Accelerated Development Program.