Johanna McLoughlin joined Kite in 2019 as Chief Financial Officer, leading Finance and IT.
Johanna joined Gilead in 2012 to lead the EMEA Financial Planning & Analysis Center of Excellence. She then served as Finance Director in Spain and most recently as Finance Executive Director in the U.K. and Ireland. Over a career spanning 20 years, Johanna has held senior positions in finance and commercial functions across multiple industries. This includes six years at GlaxoSmithKline, where she gained extensive finance leadership experience in global, regional, and affiliate roles. She has also led Commercial Development at Walgreens Boots Alliance and has client-facing consulting experience in KMPG and Arthur Andersen.
Johanna is a chartered accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in natural sciences, physiology from University of Dublin, Trinity College. She earned a master’s in sports nutrition from the University of Aberdeen.