Duncan Painter

CEO, Ascential

In October 2011 Duncan Painter became CEO of Emap Limited. In March 2012 he led a significant restructure of the group, which saw the creation of Top Right Group and its separate, standalone companies operating at the heart of the customer communities they serve. In December 2015, following a three year turnaround plan, Duncan formed the new Group Company Brand – Ascential. Duncan joined the company from BSkyB. Prior to this, he was a global product leader at Experian and CEO of consumer intelligence company, Clarity Blue.