Chief Financial Officer, BBC Worldwide North America
In his current position, Nigel Gaines is responsible for BBC Worldwide North America’s financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, treasury, tax and risk management activities and corporate financial strategy. He reports to the President of BBC Worldwide North America and manages a finance team of 20.
His career at BBC Worldwide North America began in 2007 when he joined the company as Director of Finance, Channels. Following a successful implementation of Ad Sales on BBC AMERICA, Gaines was promoted to VP Finance, Channels and Digital. In 2012, an internal restructure afforded Nigel oversight of the TV Sales and Distribution business.
Prior to joining BBC Worldwide, Gaines held positions at Citipost Corporation as CFO and at Royal Mail International where he was Head of FP&A. He is Chartered Management Accountant and attended University of Aston, Birmingham where he graduated in Managerial & Administrative Studies.