21st Century Fox Executives

Executive Chairman
21st Century Fox
Rupert Murdoch is Executive Chairman of 21st Century Fox, the world’s premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay-TV and satellite assets. Until July 1, 2015, Mr. Murdoch served as CEO and Chairman of the Company, a role he held since its inception as News Corporation in 1979.
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Executive Chairman
21st Century Fox
Lachlan Murdoch is Executive Chairman of 21st Century Fox, the world’s premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay-TV and satellite assets. From 2014 to 2015, he served as the Company’s Co-Chairman.
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Chief Executive Officer
21st Century Fox
James Murdoch is Chief Executive Officer of 21st Century Fox, the world’s premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay-TV and satellite assets. Mr. Murdoch, 42, has held a succession of leadership roles over his nearly two-decade career with the Company, culminating in his appointment to CEO in 2015.
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Executive Vice Chairman
21st Century Fox
Chase Carey is Executive Vice Chairman of 21st Century Fox, the world’s premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay-TV and satellite assets. From 2009 to 2015, Mr. Carey served as the Company’s was President and Chief Operating Officer He also served as the Deputy Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors from 2009 to 2015.
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Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
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John Nallen is Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for 21st Century Fox, a role which he began serving on July 1, 2013. Mr. Nallen oversees all of the Company's financial dealings and he previously served as Senior EVP and Deputy CFO starting in 2001. As part of his overall duties, Mr. Nallen specifically oversees capital market and merger and acquisition transactions as well as various corporate-wide operating initiatives.
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Senior Executive Vice President and Group General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer
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Gerson A. Zweifach is Senior Executive Vice President, Group General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of 21st Century Fox, one of the world's largest media and entertainment companies. Mr. Zweifach oversees global legal operations, including litigation, mergers and acquisitions, ethics and corporate governance matters.
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Executive Vice President, Chief Communications Officer
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Julie Henderson is the Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer for 21st Century Fox. In this role, Henderson serves as the chief spokesperson for the Company, leading all global communications initiatives, specifically in support of corporate financial matters, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues and litigation.
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Executive Vice President, Deputy Group General Counsel
21st Century Fox
Janet Nova is Executive Vice President and Deputy Group General Counsel of 21st Century Fox, the world's premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay TV and satellite assets spanning six continents across the globe. As Deputy Group General Counsel, Ms. Nova manages the legal aspects of the Company's M&A activity, financings, and SEC and stock exchange reporting, and advises the Company's Board of Directors and committees.
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Executive Vice President, Government Relations
21st Century Fox
Michael Regan is Executive Vice President of Government Affairs for 21st Century Fox, a role in which he heads the Company's Washington, DC office. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Regan was Senior Vice President of External Affairs at NextWave Telecom, Inc. Previously, he worked as Telecommunications Counsel to the Committee on Commerce of the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
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H. Reed Nolte is Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at 21st Century Fox. Mr. Nolte is responsible for all aspects of developing and executing the Company's investor relations program, serving as the primary focal point between senior corporate and business unit management and the investment community. Mr. Nolte first joined the Company in December 1996.
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Business Unit Leaders

Chairman and CEO, Fox News and Chairman, Fox Television Stations, Inc.
Fox News and Fox Television Stations, Inc.
Roger Ailes serves as the Chairman and CEO of FOX News as well as the Chairman of Fox Television Stations, Inc. In this position, Ailes oversees all national operations for FOX News and has oversight of Fox Television Stations, Inc., which includes 28 broadcast stations and first-run syndication development. Ailes was awarded The Media Institute's Freedom of Speech Award, as well as the Radio and Television News Directors Association's First Amendment Leadership Award.
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Chairman & CEO
Twentieth Century Fox Film
James N. Gianopulos is the Chairman and CEO of Twentieth Century Fox. Mr. Gianopulos is one of the longest-tenured studio chairmen in the film industry, and oversees all feature film production and marketing, as well as global distribution through all media. During his time as Chairman of Fox, the studio has had its most profitable years ever.
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Chairman & CEO
Fox Television Group
Gary Newman oversees Fox Television Group, which unites the broadcast network Fox Broadcasting Company (FBC) and the prolific studio 20th Century Fox Television (TCFTV). Newman is partnered in this role with Dana Walden. The two have led TCFTV since 1999 and added FBC to their purview in 2014 in conjunction with the creation of Fox Television Group.
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Chairman & CEO
Fox Networks Group
Peter Rice was appointed Chairman and CEO for the Fox Networks Group in August 2012. In his role, he supervises all aspects of the top-rated Fox Broadcasting Company, FX Networks, as well as the Fox Sports Media Group (including the company's 22 owned-and-operated regional sports networks, Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Soccer Plus, Fox College Sports, FOX Deportes, the BTN joint venture with the Big Ten Conference, as well as the soon-to-launch FOX Sports 1).
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CEO
Star India
Uday Shankar is the CEO of Star India, one of the largest media and entertainment companies in India that operates around 40 channels in 8 languages, including its flagship Star Plus. The Star network enjoys market leadership in key geographies, demographics, and time slots, and today reaches more than 400 million viewers in India and across the globe every week.
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Chairman & CEO
Fox Television Group
Dana Walden oversees Fox Television Group, which unites the broadcast network Fox Broadcasting Company (FBC) and the prolific studio 20th Century Fox Television (TCFTV). Walden is partnered in this role with Gary Newman. The two have led TCFTV since 1999 and added FBC to their purview in 2014 in conjunction with the creation of Fox Television Group.
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