Marjan M. Panah

Marjan M. Panah

Chief Talent Officer, McCann Worldgroup

Marjan Panah joined McCann Worldgroup as Chief Talent Officer in 2016 to oversee talent development, organizational culture and HR services. Prior to joining Worldgroup, she served in the global position of EVP and Chief Human Resource Officer for Publicis Healthcare Communications Group where she helped shape the business and human capital strategies of the organization.

With more than 25 years of human resources experience, Marjan is an expert at building capabilities, developing talent and shaping organizational culture. Her hallmark is building top performing teams.

Marjan began her career at Owens Corning, and has worked in top HR and talent development positions across industries at leading companies such as Bristol-Myers Squibb and Citibank. Her career has taken her from Toledo to Atlanta, Toronto, Princeton, and now her current home in New York City.

She has a BA in Psychology and Political Science from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Indiana University.