Speaker Profile

Ellen Johnson
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer / IPG

Ellen Johnson is an EVP and the chief financial officer of IPG, where she’s responsible for global finance, information technology, and investor relations. She is also the executive sponsor of ESG initiatives related to climate action, social programs, and governance.

Previously at IPG, Ms. Johnson was the SVP of finance and treasurer, served as EVP and CFO of The Partnership, a division that included Lowe and Partners and Draft Worldwide, and started as assistant treasurer, international. Before joining the company, Ms. Johnson was assistant treasurer, international at Revlon and a senior accountant at Coopers & Lybrand.

Ms. Johnson is a CPA and holds an executive M.B.A. in finance from the NYU Stern School of Business and a bachelor’s from the State University of New York at Albany.