Magnus Thell Appointed Interim President and CEO of Cision AB (publ)
ET | Source:Cision AB
Cision AB today announces that Peter Granat is resigning as President and Chief
Executive Officer of Cision. The Board of Directors has appointed Magnus Thell,
currently head of Cision Europe, as interim President and Chief Executive
Officer, effective immediately.
Magnus Thell will remain in his role as head of Cision Europe.
Magnus Thell joined Cision in 2005. Prior to his current role, he served as the
Managing Director of the business in Cision Nordics, and in several sales and
marketing director roles across the Cision group.
Prior to being employed at Cision, Magnus worked in management consulting at EY.
He holds a BBA in Finance and Marketing from the University of Wisconsin, and an
executive education from the International Institute for Management Development
For more information:
Lawrence C. Fey, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cision AB
Can be reached through Angela Elliot
firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone +46 (0)8 507 410 11
About Magnus Thell:
Head of Cision Europe, employed since 2005. Holds a BBA in Finance and Marketing
from the University of Wisconsin, USA and an executive education at IMD,
Switzerland. Formerly in several Sales & Marketing Director roles within the
Cision group and previous experience from management consulting at EY.
Cision is a leading provider of cloud-based PR software, services and tools for
the marketing and public relations industry. Marketing and PR professionals use
our products to help manage all aspects of their brands – from identifying key
media and influencers to connecting with audiences; monitoring traditional and
social media; and analyzing outcomes. Journalists, bloggers, and other
influencers use Cision’s tools to research story ideas, track trends, and
maintain their public profiles. Cision is present in Europe, North America and
Asia and quoted on the Stockholm Stock Exchange with revenue of approx. SEK 0.9
billion in 2013. For more information, visit www.cision.com.
Cision AB (publ)
P.O. Box 24194
SE-104 51 Stockholm, Sweden
Corp Identity No. SE556027951401
Telephone: 46 (0)8 507 410 00
The information provided herein is such that Cision AB (publ) is obligated to
disclose pursuant to the Swedish Securities Markets Act (SFS 2007:528) and/or
the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act (SFS 1991:980). The information
was submitted for publication at 5:40 PM CEST on June 2, 2014.
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