Cort Carlson

VP Corporate Controller


Cort Carlson is the Vice President Corporate Controller for The Trade Desk. In his role, Cort is a key member of the Finance Leadership team and is responsible for the US and corporate accounting functions.

Cort brings with him over 20 years of accounting and finance experience in the technology and entertainment industries.Previously, Cort served as the SVP, Principal Accounting Officer at Connexity, a technology data-driven marketing solutions company.Prior to Connexity, Cort was the VP, Corporate Controller at United Online, an Internet and e-commerce company.Before joining United Online Cort held various senior positions at THQ, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software.

Cort started his career at Grant Thornton LLP where he earned his CPA license after receiving his B.S in Accounting from California State University, Northridge.