Cali Tran has a long track record of leading sustainable, profitable growth in technology-enabled global marketing services companies. Prior to Cision, Cali held executive leadership positions at Centerfield, Vericast & Valassis either as the President, Chief Commercial Officer or CEO. Earlier in his career, Cali invested in hyper-growth technology companies at North Bridge and led transformational growth initiatives at MacAndrews & Forbes. Cali started his career in finance and was a part of the seed stage team at Ancestry (acquired for $4.7BN by Blackstone in 2020).
Cali earned an AB in History from Bowdoin College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Cali lives in San Francisco and Napa Valley with his wife.