Stephen Twilliger is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Rodale Inc. He is responsible for all the company’s finance and accounting activities.
Twilliger joined Rodale in August 2016 and previously served as CFO for Dorling Kindersley (DK), part of Penguin Random House and jointly owned by Bertelsmann and Pearson. In this position, he led DK’s global finance team for more than five years. During this time, Twilliger assumed the role of VP for DK US, while remaining CFO, and relocated from London to the company’s New York office.
He joined Penguin in 2003 and has held a number of senior positions, including Group Financial Planning & Analysis Manager in London, where he was responsible for supporting Penguin Group’s CEO and CFO. Prior to that, he was Business Manager for Penguin (USA), looking after its adult book–publishing divisions. Twilliger’s career in publishing began at Simon & Schuster, where he was a financial analyst.
A graduate of Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Stephen also holds an MBA from London Business School.